Police officers investigating the fatal collision which happened on the A18 near Laceby have confirmed that all five people killed were from the same family and from the Durham area. The family were believed to have been driving to Skegness when the accident happened.
"Our deepest thoughts go out to the family and friends of those who were tragically killed in this collision which happened on the A18 yesterday.
We are working closely with relatives of those who lost their lives and are supporting them through what will be a very difficult time.
Roads policing officers are working closely with our collision investigation team to piece together the evidence we have gathered in order to try and determine what led to this tragic incident taking place and took the lives of those travelling in the Nissan at the time."
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