Woman dies when car hits tree near Wareham

A woman was killed when her car left a road in Dorset and crashed into a tree.

The Seat Leon struck a tree on Tout Hill Road near Wareham at about 20:00 BST on Sunday.

The woman, who has not yet been named by officers but is said to live locally, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed for investigations by police who have appealed for witnesses who saw the vehicle before the crash to come forward.

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