A woman has died after a crash between a car and a lorry on the M25.

The crash happened at 8.05am today (Tuesday) on the clockwise carriageway between J8 and J9.

The lorry was parked on the hard shoulder.

The female driver of the car was treated at the scene by paramedics but was pronounced dead shortly afterwards.

The carriageway is still closed and diversions are in place.

There is no traffic stuck within the closure, but there are long delays of up to 60 minutes in the area according to Highways England.

Surrey Police is asking anyone with information or dashcam footage to DM its Twitter page quoting reference P22007020.

Surrey Police tweeted: "A woman has died following a collision on clockwise c/way J8-9 M25 8.05am between car+lorry which was parked on hard shoulder.

"C/way remains closed.

"DM us w/info or dashcam footage ref P22007020."