Woman, 63, dies after car plunges 20 feet down A46 embankment in horror crash

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A woman has died after the car she was travelling in plunged 20 feet down a bank on the A46.

As previously reported, the 63-year-old was being treated at the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham following the incident on the A46 between the Farndon and Cattle Market roundabouts in Newark at around 7.30pm on Tuesday, November 1.

However, police have confirmed that she passed away five days later on Sunday, November 6.

Emergency services attended the scene near to the Lord Ted pub at around 7.30pm, after which the A46 was closed in both directions for more than 12 hours until just before 9am on Wednesday, November 2.

The male driver of the car is said to have slight injuries and the driver of the lorry was unhurt.

Officers are asking anyone who saw what happened or who may have any information that could help, to contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101 quoting incident 788 of November 1.

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