UPDATE: Road re-opens after woman driver in 90s ploughs into hairdressers in Skegness

The scene at Cuttin' Crew where a car driven by a woman in her 90s drive through the window of the salon. Photo posted on Facebook by  Paul Groves. ANL-170711-135023001
The scene at Cuttin' Crew where a car driven by a woman in her 90s drive through the window of the salon. Photo posted on Facebook by Paul Groves. ANL-170711-135023001

A road in Skegness has now been re-opened following an accident in which a woman driver in her 90s was in collision with a hairdressing salon.

A witness told the Standard two fire crews were called to the Cuttin’ Crew in Sandbeck Avenue just after 1pm this afternoon.

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue. ANL-170919-141844001

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue. ANL-170919-141844001

The picture posted by Paul Groves on Facebook shows the car had gone through the window into the salon.

Police confirmed the incident happened just after but say the woman escaped without injuries.

The AA reported that Sandbeck Avenue was closed both ways between Drummond Road and Richmond Drive, just up from Tesco. Witnesses have now said the road has reopened.

* See tomorrow’s Skegness Standard for full story.