A man who escaped a minor crash has died after falling into a dyke when leaving his vehicle.
Emergency services were called to Station Road in Eastville between Boston, Spilsby and Skegness at around 7.40pm on Tuesday, November 28, after a car hit a telegraph pole.
The driver fell down a steep bank into the water when exiting the vehicle.
He was rescued from the water but tragically died in hospital.
A file is being prepared for the coroner.
Lincolnshire Police are still tracing his next of kin.