Rush hour delays after Newark Road crash

A crash on Newark Road in Lincoln caused heavy traffic and rush hour delays on Tuesday morning.

Lincolnshire Police said officers were dealing with the crash involving a taxi and a Peugeot just before 9am, north of the Brant Road junction. An ambulance and vehicle recovery are also at the scene.

Police said: “Traffic is already heavy due to the time of day, but this is adding to it. If you can then please seek an alternative route for now.”

Eyewitness Katerina Vasilevskaja told The Lincolnite that Newark Road has now been closed.

Police said at around 9.50am that the road has now been cleared.

It is not yet known if anyone has been injured.