UPDATED BREAKING NEWS: Eight hospitalised including two young boys after serious collision on A1104 near Alford

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Seven people have been taken to hospital following a two vehicle collision on the A1104 near Alford.

Emergency services were called to the A1104 at Snape Hill, Saleby near Alford about 4.30pm today where a black Vauxhall Corsa had been in collision with a red Ford C-Max.

A 16 year-old-boy who was believed to be a rear seat passenger in the Vauxhall Corsa is seriously injured and was taken to Hull Royal Infirmary.

Three of the people who were travelling in the Force C-Max were seriously injured – the 73-yar-old man who was driving; an 11-year-old boy who was a rear seat passenger and another passenger, a woman believed to be 69 years old.

A 51-year-old woman passenger is injured but not thought seriously. All were taken to Hull Royal Infirmary either by Air Ambulance or road ambulance.

The road is likely to remain closed overnight whilst police investigate the circumstances of the collision.

Fire crews from Alford, Mablethorpe and Skegness are on scene along with LIVES and East Midlands Ambulance Service.

Anyone who was in the area of the A1104 at Snape Hill near Alford this afternoon and saw the collision itself or saw either the black Vauxhall Corsa or the red Ford C-Max prior to the collision is asked to contact the police on the 101 number or the witness hotline on 01522 558855.