UPDATE: Teen ditch crash victim named


The 18-year-old who died following a collision in New York on Friday morning has been named locally as James Roberts.

A post mortem examination has been held with formal identification due later today.

Readers can leave their tributes to James by posting messages below or by emailing andrew.brookes@jpress.co.uk

FRIDAY: An 18-year-old man has died following a crash at New York.

Police were called to Hurn Bridge Road just after 8.30am today following the discovery of a car upside down in a ditch.

Officers say the teenager was declared dead at the scene.

Police are appealing to pedestrians, cyclists, horse-riders and motorists who use this road and who may have seen the white Rover 214 at any time from yesterday evening.

Anyone with information should contact the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855 or Lincolnshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 80 of October 4.