Patient dies in Lincolnshire ambulance crash

A 75-year-old woman died after an ambulance taking her to hospital in Lincolnshire crashed in the early hours.

The unnamed patient was pronounced dead at the scene after the ambulance left the A16 at Sibsey, near Boston, at 2.58am, Lincolnshire Police said.

Two male ambulance service staff, aged 52 and 62, were taken to Boston's Pilgrim Hospital and treated for minor injuries.