Lincolnshire

Arrest over double fatal car crash near Sleaford

A 27-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving after two men died in a single-car crash in Lincolnshire.

The collision happened on the A15 at Leasingham near Sleaford on Thursday morning, police said.

A 37-year-old man, from Waddington, and a 23-year-old man, from Sleaford, died at the scene.

The road was closed for several hours to allow an investigation to take place.

In a separate incident on Christmas Day, Christopher Edward Jones, 23, of Water Lane, North Witham, died in a crash in Metheringham, a police spokesman said.

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