Elderly woman taken to hospital after car crashes into garden wall

Emergency services attended the scene of an accident after a car crashed into a house in Sidegate La

The car crashed into a front garden wall in Sidegate Lane in Ipswich - Credit: Sarah Lucy Brown

An elderly woman has been taken to hospital after crashing into the front garden wall of three homes in Ipswich this afternoon.

Suffolk police were called to the scene in Sidegate Lane just before 3pm, to a report of a collision by the roundabout for Colchester Road.

The front wall of three homes was hit by the car

The front wall of three homes was hit by the car - Credit: Sarah Lucy Brown

The car collided with the wall of three residential properties and an ambulance attended the incident.

The driver, an elderly woman, was shaken up and suffered from neck pain so was taken to hospital for a check up.

The front of the car was ripped off in the crash and the garden wall partially reduced to rubble.

The front wall of three homes was hit by the car

The front wall of three homes was hit by the car - Credit: Sarah Lucy Brown


Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter