Lamp post knocked over in High Street, Stamford

Photo: SM210112-013ow'Damaged lamp post on Stamford High Street.
Photo: SM210112-013ow'Damaged lamp post on Stamford High Street.

A LAMP post had to be removed after it was knocked over.

The fixture in High Street, Stamford was damaged at about 8am on Saturday. CCTV images showed a lorry parked near the post at the time. But the pictures did not capture the vehicle hitting the post.

Lincolnshire County Council’s highways department removed the post later that day and it has not yet been replaced.

Police have appealed for witnesses to the incident. Anyone with information should call 101 quoting incident 101 of January 21.