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Pick-up truck and car in A17 Swineshead crash

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash on the A17 in Swineshead.  
Photo: SG160713-165TW. www.spaldingtoday.co.uk/buyaphoto

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash on the A17 in Swineshead. Photo: SG160713-165TW. www.spaldingtoday.co.uk/buyaphoto

 

UPDATE MONDAY 4PM: Four people were hurt when the car they were in collided with a pick-up truck on the A17 in Swineshead.

A Volkswagen Passat carrying the four people, all 21-year-old men from Ireland, collided with a Ford Transit flatbed truck on Station Road at about 12.35pm on Friday.

The road was closed for more than five hours while highways engineers cleared oil and battery acid spillage on the road.

One of the passengers was taken to Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham, with a suspected spinal injury but was treated instead for bruising and later discharged.

The other three men were treated for minor injuries while the Passat driver, a 47-year-old man from Lincoln, and the truck driver were both unhurt.

FRIDAY 5PM: A man has been taken to hospital after a crash involving a car and pick-up truck on the A17 in Swineshead today.

It involved a Volkswagen Passat and Ford Transit flatbed pick-up which crashed on Station Road, near the junction with Boardsides and Langrick Road, at about 12.35pm.

The man was taken to Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham, with as yet unconfirmed injuries and no details have been released as to his age and where he is from.

Police have closed the road in both directions while highway engineers travel to the scene to clear away oil and battery acid spillage.

There are currently reports of traffic congestion on Boardsides and Langrick Road, near Bicker Bar roundabout.

FRIDAY 2.30PM: A car and pick-up truck have crashed on the A17 in Swineshead today.

It happened on Station Road where a Volkswagen Passat and truck carrying oil crashed at 12.35pm.

The road is currently closed in both directions between the A1121 Boardsides junction and Bicker Bar roundabout, while highways engineers clear up oil spillage.

There is no report as yet of any injuries.

 

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