The A1 is closed in both directions between the A52 (Grantham) and the A46 (Newark) due to a serious incident involving two vehicles.
This collision took place at around 0945hrs today, Saturday 19th September 2015. A grey soft top Land Rover 90 was in collision with a white VW Crafter panel van on the south bound carriageway at Foston Tollbar, near Marston.
This resulted in the Land Rover crossing over onto the northbound carriageway.
The two occupants of the Land Rover, a man and woman, were flown to Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham, by air ambulance.
They remain there for treatment at present. The man involved is believed to have been seriously injured.
The van driver escaped serious injury.
The road was closed in both directions and local diversions set up. It reopened shortly after 5pm.
Grantham firefighters attended and administered first aid to the two casualties and assisted with scene safety
Several witnesses may have continued on their journeys prior to the police arriving at the scene.
Anyone who witnessed the collision who have not yet been spoken to by officers are asked to call Lincs Police on the non-emergency 101 number or the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855. It would be helpful if they could quote Incident 127 of 19th September.