UPDATE MONDAY 2.30PM: Northbound section of A17 near Swineshead reopened after motorcycle crash leaves one person injured
A section of the A17 near Swineshead has been reopened by police after a motorcycle crash in which one person was injured.
Police and paramedics were called to Bicker Bar Roundabout, at the A17/A52 junction, where the crash happened just before 9.20am this morning.
The rider was treated at the scene and then taken to Boston's Pilgrim Hospital, although the extent of their injuries is not yet known.
Police had closed the northbound carriage of the A17 as the rider was being attended to.
But the stretch of road was eventually reopened about two hours after the crash.
MONDAY 11.20AM: Motorcyclist is hurt after crash on A17 in Swineshead this morning
A motorcyclist has been injured after a crash on the A17 in Swineshead this morning.
It happened at the Bicker Bar roundabout, where the A17 meets the A52, just before 9.20am.
The rider's injuries were assessed by paramedics before they were taken to Pilgrim Hospital, Boston, by ambulance.
Police have closed the northbound carriageway of the A17 as a result of the crash which did not involve any other vehicle.