A5 crash woman named as Laura Jane Thomas
- 24 July 2013
- From the section England
A woman who died in a crash on the A5 in Shropshire has been named by police.
Laura Jane Thomas, 20, from Great Haywood, Stafford had been travelling in a Vauxhall Astra on the westbound carriageway of the A5 between Telford and Shrewsbury on Sunday.
It is thought the car was stationary when it was hit by a lorry at about 08:25 BST, West Mercia Police said.
Ms Thomas died en route to hospital. Police have renewed their appeal for witnesses.
A 19-year-old man who was also in the Astra was treated for head injuries and the lorry driver was not hurt, police said.
A post-mortem examination on Ms Thomas was due to be held on Wednesday.