Man from Metheringham area dies after crash at Grantham

Lorry accident on Barrowby Road, Grantham.
Lorry accident on Barrowby Road, Grantham.

A man from the Metheringham area has died after being involved in a collision in Grantham, police have said.

The incident in Barrowby Road was reported to police at about 6.50am today (Friday, February 6) and involved a lorry and a parked silver Volkswagen Golf car.

The driver of the lorry, a man from the Metheringham area in his 50s, has been pronounced dead at hospital, a spokesman for Lincolnshire Police has said.

The force is looking into the possibility that he was taken ill at the wheel, the spokesman added.

Police are urging anyone who saw the collision to call 101.

The road has now re-opened.