Elderly man dies in A17 Heckington crash

A man in his 70s who was involved in a crash on the A17 south east of Lincoln has died.

As reported previously, emergency service were called to the area at East Heckington at 3.25pm on Wednesday, June 10 after a red Ford Fiesta collided with a HGV.

The driver of the car, a Norfolk man in his 70s, was confirmed dead at the scene.

The female passenger of the car was taken to hospital. Her condition at this time has not been specified.

The road was closed in both directions until around 9pm.

Anyone who witnessed the crash is being asked to contact the Collision Witness Hotline on 10522 558855, or Lincolnshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 262 of June 10.