BREAKING: Long delays on A16 north of Louth after lorry overturns

The scene on the A16 this morning EMN-140210-092823001
The scene on the A16 this morning EMN-140210-092823001

A lorry has overturned on the A16 this morning causing long delays to the north of Louth.

Motorists are being diverted through North Thoresby to avoid congestion caused by the crash at Grainsby.

A Mercedes articulated lorry collided with a lamppost at around 7.30am this morning. Nobody was injured.

Lincolnshire Police said the recovery could take a number of hours and are advising motorists to avoid the area if possible.