Kent Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious collision on the M20 near Maidstone shortly afer 5am on Sunday (6th December) morning.
A red Nissan Qashqai was driving along the Junction 7 (A249) slip-on road of the London-bound M20 when the vehicle was involved in a collision with a red Mercedes articulated lorry. The driver of the Nissan, a 74-year-old woman from Maidstone, died at the scene. Her next of kin have been informed.
A 39-year-old man from the Czech Republic was arrested in connection with the incident and remains in police custody.