Woman aged 20s dies and man fighting for life after being hit by car in Skegness


A WOMAN in her twenties has died and a man is fighting for his life after the pair were hit by a car in Skegness.

The crash occurred on the A158 Burgh Road near Willow Park at 12.50am today.

Lincolnshire Police said the two pedestrians were hit by a turquoise Vauxhall Astra.

The man has been taken to hospital and is thought to have suffered life-threatening injuries.

Speaking to Lincolnshire Live, a Lincolnshire Police spokesperson said: “We can confirm that the female pedestrian involved in this collision, a woman in her 20s, has died.

“The male pedestrian was taken to hospital with injuries thought to be life-changing.

“If you have information, or dashcam footage, please call 101 quoting Incident 22 of 18th July.”

No details about the driver or any arrests made following the crash have yet been released.

The road was closed for a total of seven hours while emergency responders worked at the scene, but has since been reopened.


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