Exning/Ely: Man, 24, dies in hospital six days after lamppost crash in Suffolk village
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A man left fighting for his life after a crash in Suffolk has died, police have said.
A 24-year-old man from the Ely area of Cambridgeshire died in hospital on Friday after a collision in Exning in the early hours on April 19, a Suffolk Constabulary spokesman today said.
Emergency services were called to Cemetery Hill in the village at 4.35am after a silver Peugeot 206 collided with a lamppost.
The 24-year-old driver suffered serious head and neck injuries and was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital.
He died from his injuries six days later on April 25.
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Further details of the driver have not been released but it is understood his next-of-kin have been informed.
It is understood he was thrown from the vehicle by the impact of the incident.
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The road was closed for about six hours while police carried out investigations in to the collision.
Witnesses of the crash are urged to call police on 101.