Crash causes major A46 delays

A collision has caused several miles of delays on the A46 near Lincoln this morning.

The road is blocked following the crash eastbound between Swinderby and the Pennells roundabout.

Drivers on the scene have reported that at least two cars are involved. One person said a car appeared to be on its side on the roundabout.

Congestion is backed up to the Halfway House roundabout at the time of writing.

Hykeham Police advised drivers to find alternative routes. The local policing team posted on social media: “Air ambulance now on scene. A46 will remain closed between Swinderby and Hykeham roundabouts.”

It is affecting traffic heading to Lincoln from Newark.


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