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Lincoln people asked to avoid A&E

Written by on 4th November 2014

Lincoln people asked to avoid A&E

 
 
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Lincoln County Hospital has issued a plea to the public to stay away from the Accident and Emergency Department unless their injuries are serious and life-threatening.

Management at the Greetwell Road hospital say that staff are battling an overwhelming workload that could increase on Bonfire night.

The hospital has stressed that no single case has caused this pressure.

Our reporter Iris Barbier got the full story and views of the people of Lincoln, so click listen to hear her report.