Man critical after Epworth crash

A MAN was critically injured in a collision on Belton Road in Epworth.

The incident happened at around 1.30pm at the junction of Tottermire Lane on Thursday, February 23.

The 60-year-old man, from Retford, was driving a silver Ford Ranger when he collided with a garden wall and then into a parked and unattended car.

He was treated at the scene by paramedics and then flown to Lincoln County Hospital where he remains critically ill.

The incident caused disruption on the roads as traffic was diverted away from the scene and the road was closed until 4.20pm while accident investigators examined the area.

Anyone who saw the incident or the Ford Ranger travelling prior to the collision should contact Humberside Police on 101, quoting log 351 of 23 February 2012.