Serious crash between van and lorry closes A17

Road and traffic news.
Road and traffic news.

A serious collision between a lorry and a van closed the A17 at Holbeach this afternoon, Friday November 25.

Emergency services were called at around 1.42pm to the junction with Welbourne Lane North.

Fire crews from Holbeach and Spalding freed one person from their vehicle.

Details of injuries to those involved are not yet known.

The road was blocked in both directions at the Peppermint Junction and affected traffic between Fosdyke and Long Sutton.

Traffic also backed up on the A151 Spalding Road.

The road has now been cleared although residual delays remain.