Motorist killed in accident named

A woman who died after her car left the road and struck a tree near Oswestry was today named as 43-year-old Karan Porter.

PoliceA woman who died after her car left the road and struck a tree near Oswestry was today named as 43-year-old Karan Porter.

Miss Porter, of Tregarthen Lane, Pant, died in hospital following the crash on the A483, near Llynclys crossroads.

Police officers on routine patrol discovered her overturned grey Ford Focus estate car in the carriageway on Wednesday, at about 9.10pm, but it is not known what time the crash happened.

Miss Porter, who was the only occupant, was cut free by the firefighters but died later in the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital. 

For the full story see today's Shropshire Star