Lincoln driver involved in fatal collision on A1 at Colsterworth

A 75 year-old man from Lancashire has died following a collision involving a Lincoln driver on the A1 at Colsterworth in south Lincolnshire.

Emergency services were called to the incident shortly after 5pm on Friday June, 21, following a collision between a Honda Civic and a Vauxhall Corsa.

The driver of the Civic, a 75 year-old man from Oldham, Lancashire, was taken to Peterborough Hospital, where he died later that evening.

The driver of the Corsa is a 30 year-old Lincoln man, who suffered minor injuries, Lincolnshire Police said in a statement.

A child passenger from the Corsa was checked over in hospital but is not thought to be seriously injured.

The road was reopened around midnight.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw the vehicle prior to the incident is asked to call the Lincolnshire Police Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855.