Published Tuesday, 24 June 2014
Emergency services attended the scene. (© UTV)
She has been named by police as Patricia Campbell and was from the city.
The crash happened just before 1.30pm on Tuesday when her black-coloured car crashed into the canal on the Fathom Line.
Specialist rescue teams, along with the fire service, police and the ambulance service attended the scene.
The road remains closed in both directions while police investigations continue.
Police have appealed for anyone who may have information to contact investigating officers.
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