Unwell driver ends up in ditch on A607 near Melton

The A607 near Melton was closed for more than three hours yesterday (Monday) after an incident involving a motorist.

By Nick Rennie
Tuesday, 15th June 2021, 12:30 pm
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A vehicle ended up in a ditch leading police to close the road between the Queniborough roundabout and the Rearsby Bypass.

The driver was treated at the scene by a crew from East Midlands Ambulance Service.

A spokeswoman for Leicestershire Police said: “We were called to a single vehicle collision just before 5.50pm on Monday.

“It’s believed the driver was unwell at the wheel and his vehicle left the road and came to rest in a ditch.

“Local road closures were in place and were lifted around 9.20pm.”