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Woman dies in A17 crash

A woman has died in a collision on the A17 at Heckington.

Emergency services were called to the crash involving two cars about two miles from the junction with the B1394 just before 6.30pm last evening (Thursday, August 9).

The driver of a grey Suzuki, a woman in her 60s was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of a white Audi Q3 was seriously injured and airlifted to Queen’s Medical Centre at Nottingham where she is in serious condition at the time of publishing.

A Lincolnshire Police spokesperson said: “The road was closed whilst the vehicles were recovered and the investigation into the cause begun.

“We would like to hear from anyone who was in the area of the A17 at East Heckington just before 6.30 pm on Thursday evening and saw either the grey Suzuki or the white Audi Q3 before the collision or saw the collision itself and to contact 101.

“We will release further details when they become available.”