Woman dies when broken down car hit by lorry in Wiltshire

A woman has died after her broken down car was hit from behind by an articulated lorry on the A303.

The 54-year-old, from Wiltshire, died after her Mazda was hit on the Mere Bypass just before 13:00 BST on Sunday.

A 51-year-old lorry driver, from Devon, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and has been bailed.

The eastbound carriageway was closed for more than eight hours, a spokesman for Wiltshire Police said.

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