Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 14°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Hadleigh: Police appeal for witnesses after serious accident on the B1070

10:55 07 July 2014

The scene of an accident in Benton Street, Hadleigh.

The scene of an accident in Benton Street, Hadleigh.

Archant

Police are appealing for witnesses after a crash left a man in his 60s with serious injuries.

shares

A red For Fiesta and green Kawasaki motorcycle collided along the B1070, Benton Street in Hadleigh, at around 12.15pm yesterday.

The motorcyclist, a man in his 60s, suffered serious fracture injuries and was taken to air ambulance for treatment at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service initially described the injuries as “potentially life-threatening” however he was later reported to have been in a stable condition.

The Fiesta driver was taken to Ipswich Hospital as a precautionary measure. Road closures remained in place until 4,20pm while a collision investigation and vehicle recovery took place.

Anyone who was in the area and witnessed the collision or the vehicles travelling along the road prior to the incident taking place are asked to contact Pc Andrew Lovelock at Police Headquarters Roads Policing and Firearms Operation Unit on 101 quoting CAD 191 of July 6.

shares

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other East Anglian Daily Times visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by East Anglian Daily Times staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique East Anglian Daily Times account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Tents uprooted from their pegs at Jimmy's Farm.

More than 18,500 people attended the festival at the 100-acre farm in Wherstead at the weekend, which was hit by heavy rainfall.

Police insist violence is not an issue

Violence in south east Ipswich is almost triple the area’s average over the last three years, new data has revealed.

Police are investigating

The incident occurred at around 4.10am on Sunday in Charles Street.

Police release efit in connection with Stowmarket robbery on June 1

The hard drive, along with designer sunglasses and a DVD player, were stolen from St Osyth Road on Saturday.

Police remain at the scene of the incident

The two thefts have prompted a warning to horse and yard owners to review the security of their properties.

Two homes in Harebell Road were burgled on Friday (July 24).

Police release efit in connection with Stowmarket robbery on June 1

The first incident occurred between Wednesday, July 22 at 11pm and Thursday, July 23 at midnight, in which offenders forced entry to a van on Avondale Walk and took a black tool bag containing a spotlight and charger.

Police are currently on the scene of a two-vehicle collision on the Felixstowe-bound carriageway of the A14 close to the Trimley turn off.

Jamie Williams and The Roots Collective performing at the 2012 Brightlingsea Music Festival.

A bumper line-up is set to hit the stage for this year’s Brightlingsea Free Music Festival as the event celebrates its 15th anniversary.

From left to right, Paul Goodchild, Dale Boustead, Gordon Wagstaff, Neil Stead, Stephen Cole, and Roger Stearne

A west Suffolk grandfather who collapsed at the bed and breakfast he runs and went into cardiac arrest has been reunited with the ambulance workers who saved his life.

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages