Man airlifted to hospital after Sleaford bypass collision

A man has been airlifted to hospital following a collision between a car and a lorry on the A17 Sleaford bypass.

The collision occurred at approx 12.10pm this afternoon and the road was closed to allow the air ambulance to land.

The driver, believed to be in his 80s, has been taken to Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham with serious injuries.