21st October 2021

Driver identified following fatal collision in Bishops Lydeard

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision at the junction with Bishops Lydeard yesterday morning (Wednesday).

The incident happened shortly before 07:00, when a Vauxhall Vivaro was travelling along the A358 towards Taunton and collided with a Toyota Aygo at the junction with Bishops Lydeard.

The driver of the Toyota was seriously injured and sadly died at the scene shortly afterwards.

She has now been formally identified as Sally Eveleigh aged 70.


Avon and Somerset Police said:

“We are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time of the collision.

If you have any information, please contact collision investigators on 101, quoting reference CI-78-16-1053.”