Car crashes into tree on A47 near Tixover

The aftermath of an accident on the A47 at the Tixover junction. Photo supplied by police
The aftermath of an accident on the A47 at the Tixover junction. Photo supplied by police

A driver has been taken to hospital after his car crashed into a tree.

The accident happened on the A47 near Tixover at about 10am today (Monday).

The car came off the road and crashed into a tree before flipping onto its side. The male driver was taken to Peterborough City Hospital as a precaution.

Oakham beacon officer PC Joe Lloyd, who tweeted the above picture of the scene, said the driver had no obvious injuries.