One person taken to hospital after lorry collision between Louth and Alford

One person has been taken to hospital following an incident on the A16 this morning (Monday), in which a lorry ended up on its side.

Ambulance (stock image)

Lincolnshire Police have confirmed that a lorry overturned on the A16 at Burwell shortly before 8am today.

The police spokesman added that the road is passable with care, although motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible.

A spokesman for the East Midlands Ambulance Service added: “We sent a double-crewed ambulance and one patient was taken to Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital.”

The injuries are not believed to be serious, and the recovery of the vehicle has taken place this morning.

If anyone witnessed the collision, contact Lincolnshire Police and quote incident 69 of July 19.