UPDATE: Serious car collision closed A52 at Barrowby
The A52 was closed in both directions between its junctions with the A1 at Barrowby and A46 at Sedgbrook after a serious accident on Monday.
Police were called to the scene at 1.17pm where two vehicles, an Audi and a BMW, were involved in a crash. The male driver of the BMW has been seriously injured and taken to Queens Medical Centre for treatment.
The A52 was closed for several hours while recovery took place at the scene, including the removal of a power cable from the southbound carriageway.