Horse killed and woman injured in road accident near Burgh le Marsh

A horse has been killed and a woman injured during a car crash near Burgh le Marsh last night (Saturday).

The horse, who was being led along the A158 Sycamore roundabout, died when a red Ford Mondeo collided with it at around 10.50pm.

Firefighters cut a female front seat passenger free from the wreckage. She was then taken to Boston Pilgrim Hospital with ‘none-life-threatening’ injuries.

The driver and rear seat passenger were unhurt.

The road was closed but has since reopened.