Man seriously injured in Waddingham crash

A MAN has been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a crash near Gainsborough involving several vehicles.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 13th December 2011, 11:13 am

Emergency services were called to the the A15 between the turning for Blyborough and Waddingham at around 7.15am on Tuesday 13th December, where a HGV lorry and a bus were involved in a crash.

The lorry driver sustained serious injuries and was taken by air ambulance to Lincoln County Hospital.

The HGV had overturned and the bus was badly damaged in the collision, but luckily there were no passengers on the bus, and no other people were injured.

The A15 has been closed northbound at Caenby Corner and southbound at the B1205, Kirton junction as recovery of the vehicles is ongoing during the morning.

The crash caused a diesel spillage which requires clearing before the road can be re-opened.

Police say the clear-up operation will take until at least early afternoon.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Lincolnshire Police on the 101 number quoting incident 43 of 13th December 2011.