Breaking news: Woman dies in car crash in Enderby

Police have launched an investigation following the death of a woman in a road accident today.

The incident took place on Desford Road in Enderby at 11.46am today (Sunday 14 May) and involved a car and a motorbike.

The woman who was a paasenger in the rear of the car was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers are currently working to ascertain the exact circumstances surrounding her death.

The motorbike rider sustained serious injuries and is at Nottingham’s Queens’s Medical centre. His pillion passenger sustained minor injuries and she is being treated at Leicester Royal Infirmary.

Two men, aged 27 and 28 have been arrested in connection with the woman’s death and are in police custody.

Anyone who saw the incident is being urged to contact Leicestershire Police on 101.