Update 2: Driver taken to Grantham Hospital

Scene in Westgate, Grantham, where a car came off the one-way system and into Great Northern Court flats.
Scene in Westgate, Grantham, where a car came off the one-way system and into Great Northern Court flats.
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A motorist injured after careering off the road and hitting a block of flats has been taken to Grantham Hospital with “potentially serious injuries”.

The man, believed to be from Grantham, came off the one-way system in Westgate and hit a flat in Great Northern Court.

Scene in Westgate, Grantham, where a car came off the one-way system and into Great Northern Court flats.

Scene in Westgate, Grantham, where a car came off the one-way system and into Great Northern Court flats.

He is believed to have fallen ill at the wheel. No other injuries are reported.

A police spokesman said the man had been taken to hopital with “potentially serious injuries” but was unable to elaborate.

Meanwhile, a suspected gas leak caused by the collision was confirmed and the supply has been capped. No evacuation of the flats was necessary.

Nearby roads remain closed at present.