Lincoln petrol station closed after car smashes into pump

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The Tesco petrol pumps on Wragby Road is closed after a car smashed into a pump this morning, toppling the structure onto another vehicle.

The incident happened at 10.32am on Wednesday, March 15, when a grey Hyundai drove into the central petrol pump at the filling station.

The incident happened just after 10.30am on March 15. Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

The pump then fell, landing on a blue Fiat Punto.

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Lincolnshire Police have confirmed there was no risk of fire as the pump automatically turned off as it was hit.

There were no injuries, however the driver was treated for shock at the scene.

Police are dealing with the collision under incident number 121 of March 15.

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