UPDATE SATURDAY: Police appeal for witnesses after serious collision on A52

Road accident
Road accident

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious collision on the A52 near Swineshead yesterday afternoon,

The incident occurred at 12.30pm and involved a lorry and two cars.

Two people were taken to hospital and have since been released after being treated for minor injuries. One woman remains in hospital in a very serious but stable condition.

Police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision, which took place near the Bullens Lane turning.

A silver Corsa and a green flatbed rigid wagon were travelling in the direction of Grantham and a blue Suzuki Wagon R was travelling in the direction of Boston.

If you saw any of the vehicles either prior to the collision or witnessed the collision itself please contact us on the witness collision hotline 01522 558855, quoting incident 171 of 15/04/2016.

FRIDAY: Two people have been ‘very seriously injured’ in a collision on the A52 at Swineshead this afternoon, say police.

A force spokesman said they had been called to the collision involving ‘a lorry and at least two cars’ at about 12.30pm.

The air ambulance is reported to be in attendance.

A force statement said: “The road has been closed and is likely to remain so for some time.”

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue have said that crews from Donington, Kirton and Boston attended the incident at 12.36pm.

They said it involved two cars and a lorry and said they assisted the ambulance with casualty care.

More details will be released as they become available.