Air ambulance called after car smashes into pond railings

A woman has died after a crash in Martham. Credit: Mike Peake

A woman has died after a crash in Martham. Credit: Mike Peake - Credit: Archant

A car has crashed into railings on the verge of a pond in Martham after a woman fell ill at the wheel.

The air ambulance at the scene after a woman had a medical episode at the wheel and hit the railings

The air ambulance at the scene after a woman had a medical episode at the wheel and hit the railings at Martham village pond. - Credit: Archant

An air ambulance was called to the scene in The Green, Martham, opposite The Royal China Takeaway, at around 11am.

The police and the fire service also attended and a police spokesman said it appeared the driver had a medical episode at the wheel prior to the crash.

Police have closed the road while the vehicle is recovered and drivers are being advised to use alternative routes.

The air ambulance at the scene after a woman had a medical episode at the wheel and hit the railings

The air ambulance at the scene after a woman had a medical episode at the wheel and hit the railings at Martham village pond. - Credit: Archant

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