Mablethorpe woman injured in crash near Alford

A woman from Mablethorpe was taken to hospital after a crash near Alford early on Tuesday morning.

The 57-year-old woman was driving a red 4x4 Suzuki Jimny on Saleby Hill shortly before 6am when the crash took place.

She was taken to hospital with minor cuts.

No other vehicles were involved in the accident although police closed the road for sometime afterwards.

The road reopened again at 7.20am, a police spokesperson said.

Also this morning two cars and a van were involved in a crash in Louth during the morning rush hour as freezing temperatures made driving treacherous.

Light snow and sleet is expected in the Louth area from this afternoon, with heavy rain to come later this evening. The cold temperatures look set to stay for most of the week with biting winds making for chilly conditions.

According to the Met Office, Lincolnshire is likely to see up to 2cm of snow with more falling over higher ground. The Wolds look set to receive heavier snow on Wednesday.

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