Car crashes after driver suffers medical episode in Brandon

London Road has been closed in both directions

London Road has been closed in both directions - Credit: Tom Potter

A man died during a medical episode which closed London Road in Brandon for several hours today.

Police were called by the ambulance service just after 11am to reports of a single vehicle collision in London Road, where a car had mounted the kerb and struck a fence.

The air ambulance was also in attendance, however the male driver was pronounced deceased at the scene.

It is believed that he may have suffered a medical episode prior to the collision.

The road was closed until 1.30pm but is now open again.

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Witnesses are asked to contact the Bury St Edmunds Roads Policing Unit on 101 quoting reference CAD 114 of 29 January.

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