Motorist dies following crash in Grantham

A motorist involved in a one-car crash in Grantham yesterday (Monday) has died.

Police believe he may have taken ill at the wheel prior to the collision with a signpost near the Muddle Go Nowhere pub in Barrowby Gate, at around 1.40pm.

He was pronounced dead at Grantham Hospital yesterday. A post mortem will be carried out either today or tomorrow to confirm the cause of death. A formal identification is due to take place shortly.

The road was closed for several hours while police investigated the incident.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855 quoting incident 200 of 20th May.