UPDATE: Police officer ‘nearly run off the road’ in Boston

Update: Police are looking for the driver of a light blue 4x4 vehicle which nearly hit the police car on Boston’s West Street earlier today.

A spokesman for Lincolnshire Police said there was no collision or damage to vehicles and the helicopter is not connected to any police incidents in the area.

A POLICE officer was just ‘nearly run off the road’ in Boston’s West Street.

A spokesman for Lincolnshire Police said the incident, reported as ‘dangerous driving’, took place shortly after 2.30pm today.

Initial details are still vague but early indications suggest police are still seeking the motorist involved.

A helicopter has been spotted in the Boston Docks area but it has yet to be confirmed if it is linked to the incident.

More on this as we get it.