A49 reopens following fatal collision near Whitchurch Date published: 14th August 2015 12.11pm

The A49 has now reopened in both directions following a fatal collision near Whitchurch.

The incident was reported to officers at approximately 9.30 and involved three vehicles, a van, a HGV and a car.

Unfortunately a 47-year-old woman has died as a result of the incident, a man was also been taken to Leighton hospital.

A 45-year-old man has been arrested in relation to the collision, he is currently being held in police custody on suspicion of death by dangerous driving. 
Anyone with any information in relation to the incident is asked to contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 205 of 14/8/2015.