A car accident near Windsor, Ont., claimed the life of a Tecumseh woman Sunday night.

Lakeshore Ontario Provincial Police were called to a single-vehicle crash on East Puce River Road, north of Highway 42 around 8:00 p.m.

Police said a 1992 Chevrolet Lumina was travelling northbound when it went off the road and landed upside down in a ditch.

The woman was alone in the vehicle at the time of the crash. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigation unit is looking into the accident.

A post-mortem is scheduled for Tuesday.

Police have not released the woman's name.