Lincolnshire

Man dies after A17 Lincolnshire lamppost crash

A 73-year-old man has died in hospital from the injuries he suffered when he crashed into a lamppost in Lincolnshire.

Rex Senior, from Holbeach, was driving on the A17 when he left the road and crashed, between Long Sutton and Holbeach on Thursday.

He was taken to hospital in Kings Lynn where he later died.

Anyone who witnessed the accident, which happened at 1010 BST, is asked to contact Lincolnshire Police.

The road was closed for several hours while police carried out their investigations.

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