Car leaves road in Baston and ends up perched over water-filled ditch

Emergency crews were called to Baston this morning after a car left the road and crashed into a ditch.

Thursday, 22nd December 2016, 11:03 am
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 3:20 pm
Single vehicle road traffic collision in King Street, Baston, this morning. Photo: Robin Jones EMN-161222-102059001

Lincolnshire Police was alerted to the incident in King Street, near the junction with Greatford Road, just after 8am. Fire and ambulance service personnel also attended.

Witnesses said a Ford Ka left the road and ploughed through around 20ft of trees and undergrowth before ending up perched precariously over a water-filled ditch.

The female driver was helped out of her vehicle and is said to have suffered only minor injuries.

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Single vehicle road traffic collision in King Street, Baston, this morning. Photo: Robin Jones EMN-161222-102045001
Single vehicle road traffic collision in King Street, Baston, this morning. Photo: Robin Jones EMN-161222-102045001