Victim in A12 fatal crash at Frostenden is named

Charlotte Oakes was killed following a crash on the A12 at Frostenden Picture: SUPPLIED BY SUFFOLK C

Charlotte Oakes was killed following a crash on the A12 at Frostenden Picture: SUPPLIED BY SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant

The 22-year-old woman killed in a fatal crash on the A12 at Frostenden has been named by police.

Charlotte Oakes, from Saxmundham, died at the scene following a two-vehicle collision on the A12 near the junction with Gypsy Lane just after 6pm on Wednesday.

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Miss Oakes was the passenger in a blue Peugeot 206, which was involved in a collision with a black Isuzu D-max.

The driver of the Peugeot – a woman – was airlifted to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge for treatment.

The man behind the wheel of the Isuzu suffered minor cuts and bruises in the crash.

The road was closed for seven hours between Wangford and Wrentham while investigation work was carried out at the scene by police.


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Anyone who witnessed the collision or has dash cam footage is asked to contact Suffolk Constabulary’s serious collision investigation team on 101, quoting incident CAD 371 of October 18.

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