Driver killed in Kirton Lindsey

A 20-YEAR-OLD man from Brigg has been killed after he crashed his car into a tree.

The driver, who has not yet been named, crashed his blue Vauxhall Corsa on the B1398, North Cliff road, Kirton Lindsey just before 7pm last night.

He was travelling towards Scunthorpe when his car left the road and hit the tree.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene and his family have since been informed.

His front seat passenger, a 21-year-old man from Kirton Lindsey, suffered minor injuries and was taken to Scunthorpe General Hospital.

Police want to hear from anyone who saw the collision. Call 845 60 60 222 quoting log 580 31 August 2011.

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