BMW driver suffers serious injuries in crash

Police said the attack happened in Fairfield Road, near Braintree town centre. Stock photo. Picture:

Police said the attack happened in Fairfield Road, near Braintree town centre. Stock photo. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

A BMW driver suffered potentially life-changing injuries in a late-night crash in Leiston, police have said.

A silver BMW 325 left the road and crashed into a tree opposite the recreation ground in Park Hill, shortly after 11pm on Saturday.

Police attended and an ambulance crews and a Suffolk Accident Rescue Service doctor were also called to the scene.

The male driver of the BMW was taken to Ipswich Hospital having sustained potentially life-changing injuries.

Any witnesses to the collision, or anyone who may passed a silver BMW in the area just prior to it and has a dashcam fitted in their vehicle, is asked to contact the Roads and Armed Policing Team on 101, quoting reference CAD 396 of August 29.


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