Man dies after car crashes into tree in Lincolnshire

A man has died in Lincolnshire after the car he was driving left the road and smashed into a tree in the early hours of this morning.

Emergency services were called to Holbeach Road near the A151/A16 junction in Spalding shortly after 3am after a silver Rover collided with a tree.

The driver, a 31 year-old foreign national who was living in Spalding, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say his immediate family have been informed and other relatives in Poland are being notified.

There were no other occupants in the vehicle.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, or who saw the vehicle prior to the incident, is being asked to contact the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855.