Albert Street, Newark is currently closed following an incident at 1.20am this morning
Albert Street in Newark is currently closed to traffic and pedestrians following a road traffic collision at 1.20am this morning .
The vehicle, a silver BMW, hit the RSPCA charity shop, which Newark Police confirmed has since been assessed by an engineer as structurally unsafe.
Albert Street will remain closed from the Portland Street junction and Clinton Street until the building has been made safe.
Newark Police are asking motorists to avoid the area if possible.
Enquiries to identify the driver of the BMW are ongoing.
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