An elderly man died in a crash on the A38 near Taunton yesterday evening.
Police are appealing for information from anyone who witnessed the crash, which happened in Bathpool at around 5.30pm.
"A VW Golf was seen to swerve from side to side before leaving the road and continuing down an embankment where the car came to rest," said an Avon and Somerset Police spokesman.
"When police arrived an 85-year-old man was found deceased in the car."
Any witnesses are asked to call the police's collision investigation unit on 101.