OAP dies after car hits wall

AN ELDERLY woman whose car hit a wall in Slyne has died.

The woman, who is believed to have been in her 70s, was taken to the Royal Lancaster Infirmary following the incident on Arden Close at 4:30pm on Thursday July 7, but sadly died.

Police were investigating the possibility that she had fallen ill at the wheel of her Ford Ka while pulling into her driveway to park.

The car and wall sustained only minor damage.