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Two arrests after four-vehicle crash in Spalding, Lincolnshire

By Barnaby_B  |  Posted: October 25, 2012

Two men have been arrested following a four-vehicle crash in Spalding, Lincolnshire.

A green BMW collided with two buses and a silver Vauxhall Zafira in Halmer Gate, near the junction with Cley Hall Drive, at around 3.55pm yesterday.

The BMW caught fire after the collision and the two occupants of the vehicle left the scene.

A short time later, a 27-year-old local man was arrested on suspicion of driving whilst unfit through drink and also of failing to stop at the scene of an accident. He has been released on bail until November 25.

A second local man, aged 30, was arrested for possession of cannabis and for a public order offence. He has been reported for summons.

None of the drivers of the other vehicles were injured and the road was reopened at around 6.15pm.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw the BMW prior to the incident should contact the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855, or call the non-emergency number 101.

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