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An inquest is to take place into the death of a 75-year-old woman who died when the ambulance she was travelling in crashed.
The accident happened in the early hours of Monday morning.
The patient, from Sutton-on-Sea, was travelling in the ambulance along the A16 when it left the road and ended up in a ditch near Boston.
Two male ambulance service staff were taken to hospital and treated for minor injuries.
An investigation has begun after an elderly patient travelling in an ambulance died after it went off the road, and crashed into a ditch in Lincolnshire.
It happened in the early hours of this morning in Sibsey near Boston. Although the ambulance was on its way to hospital, it didn't have it's emergency sirens or lights on at the time.
Kate Hemingway reports from the A16 where an ambulance veered off the road earlier this morning.
The 75-year-old patient who was travelling in the back of the ambulance died as a result of the crash.
A 75-year-old woman has died after the ambulance she was a patient in crashed in Lincolnshire.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene after the vehicle came off the road earlier this morning.
Two ambulance service staff were taken to hospital with minor injuries.