Teenager dies after car crashes in ditch

A 19-year-old man has died after a car crashed into a ditch on West Fen in Stickney, near Boston, in the early hours of this morning. Police were called to the scene at 1:22am this morning. A silver Vauxhall Corsa entered a ditch and hit some trees.

A 19-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. Another 19-year-old man from the vehicle was arrested, he is not thought to be seriously injured.

Police say they are in the process of tracing and informing the family and friends of the deceased. The road is still closed whilst officers examine the scene. They are appealing for any witnesses to contact them via the Lincolnshire Police Collision Witness Hotline 01522 558855.