A PENSIONER aged in her 70s has been killed following a major crash involving a lorry, two vans and a car on the M25 in Surrey.
The multi-vehicle smash closed the road between junctions 11 and 12 for several hours on Monday (April 4) following the incident at around 2pm.
Surrey Police confirmed that a HGV, two vans and a car were involved in the horror crash which claimed the life of the elderly woman who was rushed to hospital.
Despite efforts from the emergency services, the woman – aged in her 70s – was pronounced dead later that day in hospital.
A police spokesperson said: “We are appealing for witnesses after a woman died following a multi-vehicle collision on the M25.
“The emergency services were called to the clockwise carriageway between junctions 11 and 12 near Chertsey, Surrey, around 2pm on Monday.
“A HGV, two vans and a car were involved and the motorway was closed for several hours.
“The driver of the car, a woman in her 70s, was taken to hospital where she later died.
“Her next of kin have been informed.”
Anyone with information is urged to contact police at: www.surrey.police.uk/