Two women taken to hospital after car overturns in Lincoln city centre

Two women have been taken to Lincoln County Hospital after a dramatic crash in the city centre which left one car on its roof.

The collision occurred at approximately 3.10pm on September 22 near to the St Marks Shopping Centre on Ropewalk.

A Fiat 500 and a Vauxhall Corsa were involved, with the Fiat overturning as a result of the crash.

The crash took place on Ropewalk in the city centre

The crash took place on Ropewalk in the city centre

Two women are believed to have sustained minor injuries. They were checked over at the scene before being taken to hospital.

Police have said that recovery of the vehicle may take some time and is likely to affect rush hour traffic in the area.

Rush hour is likely to be much slower than usual

Rush hour is likely to be much slower than usual

Motorists should avoid the area if possible.