Woman dies after car and van crash

Police are appealing for information following a fatal road traffic collision near Llandegla this afternoon.

Emergency services were called at lunchtime to reports of a collision between a Ford Fiesta and a Mercedes van on the roundabout at the junction of the A5104 and the A542 near Llandegla, Denbighshire.

The female driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene and a female passenger was airlifted to hospital in Stoke with serious injuries.

The van driver sustained minor injuries and was taken to Wrexham Maelor Hospital.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to call North Wales Police on 101.