Officers are investigating a collision on the A10 in which a woman died and a man was arrested on suspicion for dangerous driving yesterday.

The incident happened on the northbound carriageway at the junction for Reed at around 8.42am, Sunday, July 14, when a silver 320 BMW and a silver Volkswagen Move Up crashed.

The BMW driver, a 37-year-old man from Epping, was uninjured and arrested where he is currently in custody.

The women who was rear seat passenger of the VW car sustained fatal injuries.

The driver, a man in his 70s, was injured and taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital for treatment.

PC Felicity Moody, from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Road Policing Unit, said: “Our thoughts are with the family of the lady who sadly lost her life in this collision.

“Her next of kin will be supported by specially-trained officers. We are continuing to make enquiries in order to establish the circumstances around this collision.

“We would be particularly keen to hear from anyone who saw either vehicle between Buntingford and Royston prior to the collision, especially if drivers have a dash cam fitted.”

Anyone who has information about the incident can email

or contact Hertfordshire Constabulary via the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference ISR 214 of 14 July.

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