UPDATE: One man dies after collision with lorry near Swineshead injures five

Police. Pic Steve Robards SR1817973 SUS-180108-084545001
Police. Pic Steve Robards SR1817973 SUS-180108-084545001

Police have announced that a man in his 20s has not survived his injuries after being one of five people injured in a collision between a car and a lorry this morning (Wednesday) near Swineshead.

Lincolnshire Police confirmed the death of one of five people travelling in a silver Toyota Corolla who were seriously injured in a collision with a white lorry on the B1391 Blackjack Road near the junction with the A52 at Swineshead.

Emergency services, including the air ambulance had attended the scene after the smash reported just after 6.30am.

Police say they still need to speak to the driver of a white or light coloured Transit van who they believe may have witnessed what happened. This vehicle had the numbers ‘07’ on its back door and was not involved in the collision.

Road closures and diversions remained in place for much of the day but reopened again around 4pm.

To report information call 101 quoting incident 29 of November 7.