The accident happened just before 10.40pm. The woman was alone in the Vauxhall Corsa when it hit the tree. She suffered serious injuries and died at the scene.
The road was closed in both directions for a time. An investigation is being carried out by the Collision Investigation Unit and anyone who witnessed the accident but hasn’t as yet spoken to the police is asked to call 101 and quote log number 1183 of 11th October.