Lincolnshire

Two hurt as lorry hits parked car on A46 Lincoln bypass

A 12-year-old boy and his grandmother have been seriously injured after their parked car was hit by a lorry on the A46 in Lincolnshire.

The accident happened on the Lincoln bypass between the Skellingthorpe and Carholme roundabouts at about 09:45 BST.

The boy sustained head injuries and the woman, in her 50s, suffered injuries to her neck and leg.

The pair, both from Lincoln, were taken to Lincoln County Hospital.

The 37-year-old driver of the lorry, who was from Lincolnshire, was unhurt.

Both lanes of the westbound carriageway were shut until about 14:00 BST.

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