76 year-old woman tragically dies in A16 crash


76 year-old woman tragically dies in A16 crash

A 76-year-old woman has tragically died following a serious collision which occurred on the A16 late yesterday evening.

The incident occurred between the Algarkirk and Kirton roundabouts at around 9:47pm.

The collision is said to have involved a white BMW 420 and a silver Toyota Yaris.

A 76-year-old female passenger sadly died at the scene.

The 72-year-old female driver was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The driver of the BMW is now in custody, and Lincolnshire Police are now appealing for witnesses.

The 37-year-old male was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

He failed to provide a roadside breath test and suffered minor injuries.

The A16 was closed for several hours overnight while police completed their investigation work.

It reopened at around 11 am this morning.

If you have any information that could help the investigation please contact the police by calling 101 quoting incident 428 of 28th January.

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