Tractor driver ‘critical’ in hospital after crash

A tractor driver remains in a critical condition in hospital after an accident in Lincolnshire.

The 61-year-old was taken to hospital after police said his tractor was involved in a “very serious” road traffic accident.

The road was closed for several hours after the crash on Station Road at North Thoresby, which happened at 12.40pm on Wednesday afternoon (10 February).

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The tractor driver, a local man, was taken to the Diana Princess of Wales Hospital in Grimsby for treatment.

A spokesman for Lincolnshire Police said: “It was a single vehicle incident involving a tractor. One male casualty has been taken to hospital in a very serious condition.”

Anyone who witnessed the accident is asked to call Lincolnshire Police on 101.