Woman dead as car plunges into Sixteen Foot Bank water-filled ditch
A woman has died after a car plunged into a water-filled ditch.
The accident happened at Sixteen Foot Bank on the B1098 near Chatteris, in Cambridgeshire, at about 08:50 BST.
Firefighters recovered the body of the woman, thought to have been aged in her 50s, from inside the blue Rover, which was partly-submerged and had rolled over.
The car was pulled from the water and the road was reopened at about 14:15 BST, Cambridgeshire Police said.
An East of England Ambulance spokesman said it was called at about 09:10 BST and an air ambulance attended.
He said the woman, believed to be aged in her 50s, died at the scene.