Update: Woman remains in hospital after major crash on A18 at Ludborough

POLICE have issued an update on the woman seriously when her car hit a lorry on the A18 at Ludborough earlier this month.

The 54-year-old remains in hospital after having her right arm pinned and plated after a major break. She also has broken ribs and bruising and underwent further x-rays today (Friday).

Her broken vertebrae may require further operations at Hull Royal Infirmary.

Police say she lives overseas, but has a Louth connection.

She was airlifted from the scene to Grimsby Hospital.

The road was closed for 14 hours after the July 9 smash in which the woman’s Peugeot 107 hit a DAF lorry at around 9.40am. The lorry driver, a 59-year-old Cleveland man was uninjured.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw the vehicles prior to the incident should contact the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855 or dial 101, quoting incident 106 of July 9.