Pensioner dies in head-on collision

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a collision that has left one man dead.

The head-on collision happened at about 8.20pm on Friday, August 19, on the A15, near the Spridlington turn-off, south of Caenby Corner.

The driver of the red coloured GTI VW Golf, travelling north towards Scunthorpe, died at the scene.

The driver of the blue Volvo V70 estate car, travelling in the opposite direction, was a 58-year-old man from the Worksop area.

He was detained overnight in Lincoln County hospital with a head injury and has since been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

Contact the police with any information via the collision witness hotline on 01522 558855