An elderly man died after a car crash near Weymouth.
At 4:45pm yesterday, police and fire crew were called to the A353 Osmington Hill to a road traffic accident.
A 76-year-old Weymouth man was pronounced dead at the scene after his car, a red Ford Mondeo left the road and ended up in a hedgerow.
The road was closed for several hours, while investigations took place.
Dorset Police are urging witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The circumstances of the death are still being looked into.