Vintage tractor overturns near Cirencester killing woman
- 10 September 2012
- From the section Gloucestershire
A 75-year-old woman has died after the vintage tractor she was driving near Cirencester overturned.
Gloucestershire Police said the woman was returning from a country show when the accident happened on Daneway Hill, Sapperton.
An air ambulance was sent to the scene, together with a rapid response vehicle and paramedic, but she had already died of her injuries.
The incident happened at about 15:15 BST on Saturday.
The road was closed for more than five hours while an investigation took place.
Police said it was thought the tractor rolled over after it clipped a grass verge.