Man and woman die after car crashes into waterway at Chapel St Leonard

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man and a woman died when a car crashed into a waterway at Chapel St Leonards near Skegness.

The Fiat Punto went into the Orby drain on Sea Road near the Primary school yesterday afternoon.

Despite efforts from members of the public and the emergency services a 52 year old man died at the scene and a 21 year old woman died later in hospital.

Anyone who saw the accident or has dash-cam footage is urged to contact police.