Police believe they have identified fatal crash victim

POLICE believe they have identified a man who died in a traffic collision on the A16 Spilsby Road over the weekend.

Officers put out an appeal for information about the identity of the pedestrian, who was believed to be in his fifties, but they now think they have discovered who he is.

A force spokesman said she believed the man’s name would be released tomorrow morning (Tuesday).

The man was in collision was a van on the A16 at around 10am on Sunday morning.

The road was closed until around 2pm while police carried out investigations.