Lincs Central, South & West ranked 14 of 78 counties.

Serious and fatal crashes in the county fell by 15% between 2010-12 and 2013-15.

This rate of improvment means that Lincs Central, South & West will meet international targets to halve road deaths in a decade.

Persistently higher risk roads


From the A46 to the A15

9 serious crashes between 2013 and 2015

1 fatal

Improved roads


from the A18 south of Scunthorpe to the A631 in Gainsborough

58% reduction in serious crashes

Number of crashes


5,637 Slight


890 Serious


111 Fatal


Cost of crashes


Annual total



Per resident


Risk rating

  • Low risk roads
  • Low-medium risk roads
  • Medium risk roads
  • Medium-high risk roads
  • High risk roads
  • Motorway
  • Single and dual carriageway
  • Unrated roads
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