Sleaford

Road blocked both ways after A17 Heckington crash

Emergency services rushed to a crash between a car and a lorry at Heckington this morning. It is causing severe delays.

The A17 is closed between the Holdingham Roundabout and Swinshead Bridge.

Photo: Lee Blake

An eyewitness told Lincolnshire Reporter that there were two police cars, two fire engines, an air ambulance and two support cars at the scene.

A spokesperson for EMAS said: “We received a call at 9.19am on March 21 to the A17 near Heckington. The caller reported that there had been a road traffic collision between a car and a lorry.

Photo: Lee Blake

“We have sent a paramedic in a car, a crewed ambulance and the air ambulance, and are currently on scene.”

The extent of any injuries is not yet known.

An air ambulance was at the scene. Photo: Lee Blake

The air ambulance in flight. Photo: Lee Blake

Reporters approached Lincolnshire Police for further information, but there was no reply by the time of publication.