A 69-year-old man’s body was found near a bridge on the A1 Great North Road, Barrowby, close to Grantham.
Emergency services attended at around 6pm on Monday, June 1 after a report of a body of a man near the Millennium Bridge. The road was closed in both directions.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Next of kin are aware and officers are supporting the family at this time.
A section of the A1 Great North Road, near the Millennium Bridge, Barrowby, has been closed in both directions due to an ongoing incident. Please avoid the area. The road is expected to remain closed until later today. Diversions are in place. We will update when we can.
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Lincolnshire Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who has dashcam footage, to contact them.
Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or via email at [email protected] quoting reference 308 of June 1.
Alternatively, it can also be reported through the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online here.
If you or someone you know has been affected by the incident, help is available through the Samaritans charity. Find out more here, or call 116 123.