Arrest after Sunday’s fatal road crash

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A MAN has died after a two-car collision on the A17 on Sunday.

The accident, which happened at Wigtoft at about 4.30pm, involved a silver Vauxhall Meriva and a beige Vauxhall Zafira.

The driver of the Meriva, a 78-year-old man from Hemsworth, was taken to Boston’s Pilgrim Hospital but later died.

A 21-year-old man from Spalding, who was driving the Zafira, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

The road was closed for about five hours while investigations took place and the vehicles were recovered.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call Lincolnshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 315 of September 9.