Motorist killed in lorry accident near Spalding

A car driver in her 70s has died after a collision with a vehicle transporter in Lincolnshire.

The accident happened north of Spalding on the A16 at 13:45 GMT, said Lincolnshire police.

The woman, who was driving the car, was cut free from the wreckage by a rescue crew, a Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue spokesman said.

The A16 was closed for several hours between Pinchbeck and Surfleet while rescue operations took place.

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