TRIBUTES have poured in after a woman died following an incident on the M27.

The 59-year-old from Fareham died yesterday.

Her family have been informed and her death is not being treated as suspicious.

Police were called out after 2am between junction 11 and 12 on the eastbound carriageway.

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Residents have been left shocked by the news and have taken to social media to express their condolences.

Commenting on the Daily Echo Facebook page, Kerry Foster said: "That is very sad. Thoughts with her and her family."

Kerrie Wills-Hazelgrove added: "So very sad. Condolences to her family."

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Another person, Kayla Bond said: "So sad thoughts to the family. RIP."

Meanwhile, Barbara Johnson added: "Aww bless her. Thoughts are with this lady's family and friends."

Officers are appealing for information and are keen to speak to any witnesses and anyone with relevant dashcam footage.

Anyone with any information should call 101 quoting reference 44230012943.