Police have now arrested the driver of the lorry, a 62-year-old male from Lincolnshire, on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

Following questioning he has been released on police bail pending further enquiries.

The investigation into the collision is still in its early stages and officers are appealing for witnesses in order to progress their enquiries.

The driver of the BMW was uninjured.

Police are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the collisions or the driving of any of the vehicles before or after the collisions and are asking witnesses to please contact PC 534 Franklin on 01926 415415 or 101.