Woman killed after tree falls on car named

Woman killed after tree falls on car named

Published by Maria Greenwood at 11:38am 5th November 2019. (Updated at 11:40am 5th November 2019)

The family of a woman who died following a collision in East Dorset has issued a tribute.

Dorset Police was called on Saturday (2 November) to a collision involving a grey Ford B-max and a tree on Verwood Road.

It happened between the Alderholt turning and the A31.

It is reported that the tree had fallen on the car.

The driver of the Ford, 69-year-old Flora Walsh from Verwood, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Flora Walsh’s family has now issued the following statement:

"We are devastated to announce that our wonderful mum Flora, died on Saturday morning when a tree fell on her car. 

"We are in shock and utterly heartbroken. 

"Knowing what a popular, kind and loved woman she was, is such a comfort but we would appreciate privacy whilst we try to process what’s happened and deal with our grief.

"Thank you."