Elderly driver died in A16 collision

AN ELDERLY woman from Swineshead died after a crash on the A16 yesterday.

Celia Posey, 78, of Packhorse Lane, died following a collision involving her Volkswagen Polo and a Volvo car transporter on the road between Pinchbeck and Surfleet yesterday. She died at the scene.

The accident happened at about 2pm and left the busy road closed until about 6pm.

The transporter driver, a 53-year-old man from Spalding, is not thought to have been injured.

Anyone with information about the collision should contact Lincolnshire Police on 101 or the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855.