Police appeal for information after pedestrian dies in accident

A PEDESTRIAN has died after being involved in a road accident.

Police were called to the A16 Spilsby Road at Boston at around 10am today (Sunday) after reports of a Volvo box van being in collision with a man.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed until around 2pm.

Police are now trying to identify the man.

He is described as white, possibly in his mid-50s with dark hair with flecks of grey.

He was wearing silver rimmed glasses and a gold watch with a brown leather strap.

He had a scar on his left lower arm which police say is possibly the result of an operation.

He was wearing a dark pink or purple long-sleeved shirt, beige shorts, beige socks and size 10 black steel toe-capped shoes.

Information to Lincolnshire Police on 0300 111 0300, quoting incident number 158 of October 2.