The A52 remains closed this evening after the earlier collision.
The road reopened at 9 pm
Highways England updated at 7:30 pm:
‘The A52 remains closed between A606 and A6011 due to a car fire, diversion routes are in place.
‘Please allow extra time if you plan to use this route.’
Police confirmed earlier that a man has suffered life-threatening injuries in a collision this afternoon.
They issued a statement below:
A man suffered life-threatening injuries following a serious collision along the A52 this afternoon.
Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to the Gamston Lings Bar stretch at 2.45pm and found a car on fire.
It is believed the vehicle had been involved in a collision with another car before bursting into flames.
The road remains closed in both directions and officers are now investigating the incident.
A man was taken to the Queen’s Medical Centre with life-threatening injuries.
Anyone who witnessed the collision or has dash cam footage is asked to contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 462 of 2 July.