UPDATE: Man and woman, both 23, escape with minor injuries after car crashes into ditch on A18 at Ludborough

A police sign at the scene of an accident
A police sign at the scene of an accident

Police have confirmed the two people involved in Friday’s crash on the A18 at Ludborough received only ‘minor injuries’.

Police had originally reported a ‘serious crash’ on the A18 at Salter’s Lane shortly before 4pm.

A red Seat Arosa had crashed into a ditch and the driver, a 23-year-old man from Stickney, suffered cuts and bruises and stayed in hospital overnight to be monitored.

The passenger, a 23-year-old woman from Cottingham, also suffered minor injuries.

The road was closed and queues backed up on the adjacent A16 during rush hour on Friday.