Heckington

Serious crash involving pig lorry closes A17 Heckington

A second serious Lincolnshire collision in a matter of hours has closed the A17 East Heckington.

The incident which involved a pig transporter was reported at around 10.15am on Thursday, April 16 on the A17, near the Jet garage.

The crash involved a grey Ford Kuga and a blue HGV with pigs on board. Arrangements have been made for the animals to be moved to another vehicle.

The road is expected to be closed between three and four hours while police investigate the situation.

Anyone who can assist with information has been asked to contact 101, quoting incident 95 of April 16.

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