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

Emergency services are at the scene of the crash
Emergency services are at the scene of the crash

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

Officers and engineers attended the scene but the road is closed in both directions between Panton Road at East Barwith and Hainton Road at South Willingham.

Motorists were advised to find alternative routes.

The road reopened at 8.15am.