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Highways officers slammed over A16 closure

Crowland councillors have criticised county highways officers over their response to a crash on the A16 where a motorcyclist’s bike slid on mud.

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Casualty freed after two-car crash in Spalding

Casualty freed after two-car crash in Spalding

Hydraulic equipment was used to rescue one casualty after a two-vehicle collision at Fulney Drove in Spalding last night (Wednesday).

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Emergency services were called to an accident on the A15 in Baston where a car skidded on ice and hit a tree.

Woman in hospital after car hits tree in Baston

A 30-year-old woman was taken to hospital after the car she was driving came off the A15 in Baston and hit a tree.

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A16 Crowland bypass closed due to ‘compacted mud’

The A16 Crowland bypass was unexpectedly closed yesterday and is still closed today (Tuesday) after compacted mud on the road caused a motorcycle accident.

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Parish councillors are worried about the effect of roadworks on business at Fleet Road Garage.  Photo supplied.

FLEET PARISH COUNCIL NEWS: Concern over roadworks disruption

Fleet Parish Council has raised concerns about roadworks immediately outside a service station the village’s border with Holbeach.

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Fleet Hargates main bus stop may be moved after two crashes in a month, one of which reportedly left a pedestrian with minor injuries.

FLEET PARISH COUNCIL NEWS: Safety bid after bus crashes

Fleet Hargate’s main bus stop may be moved after two crashes in a month, one of which reportedly left a pedestrian with minor injuries.

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Firefighters

Car fire on A16 at Cowbit

Firefighters from Crowland attended a car fire on the A16 at Cowbit last night (Thursday).

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STOP POLICE: PCSO Dave Walker and PC Karl Cinavas hand down a �50 instant fine on a man for cycling in Hall Place, Spalding.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG221117-106TW.

Police put the brakes on Spalding’s bad cyclists

Police have launched a “purge” on cyclists who ride on pavements in Spalding, with the risk of a £50 on-the-spot fine.

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Road collisions responsible for one in five trauma admissions to hospitals

Road collisions responsible for one in five trauma admissions to hospitals

East Midlands has been revealed as one of the regions with the highest proportion of road collision trauma patients being admitted to trauma centres with life-threatening injuries in England and Wales.

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Angry villagers have set up a new page on social media website Facebook called Stop Speeding in Moulton Seas End.
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THE MOULTONS PARISH COUNCIL: Patience wears thin at lack of action on speed

A Moulton Seas End villager has accused parish councillors of “not trying hard enough” to curb speeding where he lives.

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The Beast will soon be treating Lincolnshire roads in the winter season.

Gritters to be blessed at Pode Hole depot tomorrow

Blessings will be bestowed on south Lincolonshire’s gritters tomorrow afternoon (Thursday) at a ceremony at the Pode Hole depot.

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Police accident news.

Motorcyclist dies following A17 Sutterton crash

A local man in his 50s has died in hospital after his motorbike was in collision with a car on the A17 yesterday (Monday) morning.

Police are appealing for witnesses who saw the red Honda motorbike travelling on the A17 towards Sleaford or the gold Renault Megane travelling in the opposite direction, prior to the collision at 5.45am.

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Two vehicle collision on A17 at Sutton Bridge

A male driver was cut from his car by firefighters after a two-vehicle collision on the A17 at Sutton Bridge last night (Friday).

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SHOCKING FIGURES: Superintendent Phil Vickers, policing commander for South Holland, Boston and East Lindsey.  Photo supplied by Lincolnshire Police.

Drink driving capital of the county

More drivers from South Holland have been involved in crashes after drinking booze or using drugs than anywhere else in Lincolnshire, shocking new figures reveal.

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Police accident news.

UPDATE, FRIDAY, 12.20PM: Police seek witnesses to A17 double fatality

Police are appealing for further witnesses in relation to a fatal collision near Swineshead on Monday.

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Kerbing being installed on the roundabout east of the A17 with a roller compacting surfacing material.

Peppermint Junction update: Final surfacing to be laid from A17/A151 junction to Boston Rd roundabout

The £5.4m project to improve safety at the A17/A151 junction in Holbeach continues to progress smoothly, on budget and on time, with the A17 and A151 set to fully reopen for use during early 2018.

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'STUPID' ROADWORKS: Delia Williams had a near-miss on the A1175 Littleworth Drove where roadworks has reduced part of the road to a single lane controlled by  temporary traffic lights.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG291017- 102TW.

Villager’s fury after close call on A1175 in Deeping St Nicholas

A Deeping St Nicholas motorist has slammed a water company for installing temporary traffic lights on the village’s main road after narrowly avoiding a head-on crash.

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Staff at Donington Fire Station.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG260616-202TW.

Pony pulled from river in Quadring Fen

Firefighters rescued a pony that was trapped in water near the A52 in Donington on Sunday.

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Gedney Hill Sports Pavilion and Playing Field where villagers are, back from left, Malc Ford, Coun John Venters, Damien and Jenny Mead, front Coun Ian Coles, Coun David Mann and Shirley James.  Photo by Tim Wilson.
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GEDNEY HILL PARISH COUNCIL NEWS: Complaints over village road

Villagers have once again spoken out over fears that a serious accident could happen on a Gedney Hill road due to its poor condition.

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Accident news.

Elderly man taken to hospital after collision in Holbeach

A man aged in his 80s is in hospital after a collision with a car in Holbeach this morning.

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