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UPDATED: Power lines collapse closing stretch of A157 between Wragby and Louth

A stretch of the A157 between Wragby and Louth was closed this morning, Thursday January 19, after power lines came down across the carriageway.

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Traffic

DVLA car tax changes: Find out how much you will pay from April

New tax rules will end up costing motorists hundreds of pounds when they come into force in April.

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Why does a bit of snow plunge Britain into transport chaos?

Why does a bit of snow plunge Britain into transport chaos?

A couple of times a year, the UK is presented with the competing emotions of seeing children bouncing off the walls with excitement and the dread of the chaotic morning commute. It is snowing.

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An overturned lorry has shut the A15 in both directions this morning

A15 closed at Caenby Corner after lorry overturns

An overturned lorry has closed the A15 at Caenby Corner this morning, Tuesday January 17.

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Roadworks.

Extra funding for road works for Lincolnshire

The county has been awarded £35.4million to spend on road improvements for the coming year - one of the highest levels of funding in the country announced by the Government today (Friday).

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Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

A train journey spanning barely half the country has been revealed as the country’s most expensive standard class ticket available to passengers.

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Communications manager Lincs Road Safety Partnership John Siddle.

New report reveals casualty rates in parts of Lincoilnshire are among worst in the country

A new report has revealed the road casualty rates on some of our county’s roads are among the worst in the country.

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The off-peak traffic lights will be in place from January 23

A46 road closure at Lincoln

The final section of the Lincoln Bypass A46 and Riseholme Road A15 roundabout will be resurfaced overnight from 8pm to 5am, between January 11 and January 17, weather permitting.

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Driving safely in icy conditions - advice from police experts

Driving safely in icy conditions - advice from police experts

With a wintry January forecast, police driving experts are advising motorists to take extra precautions, with the following specific advice for driving in icy conditions.

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Coun Richard Davies ANL-170201-135021001

Road deaths in Lincolnshire for 2016 at highest for a decade

Almost a dozen deaths on roads in south-east Lincolnshire have contributed to the highest number of fatalities in the county for a decade, new figures have shown.

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Police are appealing for witnesses

Fatal crash appeal

Officers investigating a fatal collision on the eastbound A180 at Barnetby Top are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

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Road closed.

Fuel spill shuts B1225 Caistor High Street - road to remain closed until Thursday

A fuel spillage has closed part of the B1225, Caistor High Street, and will cause delays in coming days.

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Drive for Justice.

‘Phone-driving is the hidden killer’ Parliament told - as Drive For Justice campaign recognised

People who drive while using their mobile phones are as dangerous as drink-drivers or motorists under the influence of drugs.

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DASHCAM FOOTAGE shows shocking lack of concentration paid by lorry driver who killed Lincolnshire couple

DASHCAM FOOTAGE shows shocking lack of concentration paid by lorry driver who killed Lincolnshire couple

The heartbroken daughter of a Woodhall Spa couple killed in an horrific car crash almost 12 months ago has spoken of her anguish and admitted: “My life will never be the same again.”

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Accident

Delays on A16 near Holton le Clay after accident

There are delays on the A16 near the entrances to Holton le Clay and Waltham this morning (Monday), after Cheapside Road was closed following a collision.

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A woman in her 70s died in a collision at Bishopbridge EMN-160512-114818001

Fatal RTC victim named

Police have confirmed the woman who died in the two-car collision at Bishopbridge on November 29 was Judith Brent, 73, from the Newton by Toft area.

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Justice Secretary  Liz Truss and Alan Mak

Justice secretary praises our campaign calling for tougher sentences for killer drivers

The justice secretary has praised our campaign calling for tougher sentences for those who kill on the roads.

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Road accident news.

UPDATE: Police release name of local woman killed in Rasen crash

Police have today (Thursday) named the local woman who died in the collision at Bishopbridge on November 30. The woman who sadly died was Judith Brent (73) from the Newton by Toft area.

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Killer drivers may face life sentences - following our Drive For Justice Campaign

Killer drivers may face life sentences - following our Drive For Justice Campaign

Killer drivers who take lives through dangerous and careless driving may face life sentences for the first time under a dramatic toughening of sentencing powers.

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Rail transport news.

East Midlands Trains fares to rise in the new year - but less than the rate of inflation

Fares on trains serving the Sleaford area are set to rise by 1.5 per cent in the new year, it has been announced today (Friday).

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