Skegness
May 4, 2021 10.56 am

Lucky escape as car hits lamppost and flips in Skegness

Two cars collided amid Bank Holiday traffic and roadworks

A car flipped onto its side and collided with a lamppost in a Skegness collision over the weekend, but fortunately nobody was injured.

Two vehicles – a black Vauxhall and a blue Kia – crashed at around midday on Saturday, May 1. The incident was reported to police at 12.22pm.

The Vauxhall was thrown onto its side and it hit a lamppost.

A car was pushed on its side and collided with a lamppost after a crash with another vehicle in Skegness.

Lincolnshire Police and the ambulance service attended the scene.

No injuries were reported and no arrests were made.

A local resident, who wished to remain anonymous, said a parked car was narrowly missed and traffic was busy due to Roman Bank works still continuing during the Bank Holiday weekend.

He said: “Diverted traffic is coming down our road and we’ve had it for months now, even though signs say no through road people still do it.”

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