August 8, 2011 12.33 pm This story is over 128 months old

Teenager arrested over Skellingthorpe crash

Three injured: A 15-year old girl is in hospital after a crash in Skellingthorpe at the weekend, where a teenager was arrested for driving under the influence.

A 19 year-old man from Skellingthorpe was arrested on suspicion of being unfit to drive through drink or drugs after a crash near Lincoln on August 6.

Emergency services were called to Ferry Lane in Skellingthorpe at 11.25pm on Saturday after a black Vauxhall Corsa left the road and overturned.

A 15 year-old female passenger from the car is currently in intensive care at Sheffield Northern General Hospital with life changing injuries.

Two other passengers, a 17 year-old girl and an 18 year-old man, suffered minor injuries. They are all from the Lincoln area.

Anyone with information the collision, or who saw the vehicle prior to the incident, should contact the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855.

Source: Lincolnshire Police | Related Reports: BBC Lincolnshire, Lincolnshire Echo