Serious injuries after lorry and cyclist crash in Hykeham

UPDATE: Police have officially confirmed that a 15-year-old girl has died following the crash in North Hykeham on Wednesday. A 14-year-old boy has serious injuries, but is not thought to be in a critical condition.


Two people were taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash in North Hykeham on Wednesday evening.

The collision, involving a cyclist and a lorry, happened at around 5.10pm on October 9.

Station Road, Hykeham, near to the Newark Road junction, was closed for several hours while police and other emergency services dealt with the incident.

Lincolnshire Police appealed to people not to speculate on the circumstance of the crash and the condition of those involved on social media.

A spokesperson said more details will be made available soon.

Any witnesses to the incident should call the force on 101, quoting incident 318 of October 9.