BREAKING NEWS: A16 Louth bypass closed after serious incident

THE A16 Louth bypass is currently closed due to a serious road traffic incident.

The road has been closed off between the A157 roundabout (Lincoln Road) and the Fairfield Industrial Estate.

Police say a man riding a moped had collapsed and has been taken to Grimsby Hospital.

The incident was reported to police around 3.05pm this afternoon (Thursday).

Police say the incident is currently being investigated and the road closure should be lifted shortly.

This page will be updated as soon as possible.

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