Man who died after Bury St Edmunds building crash named as 75-year-old Martin Watkins

The scene of the crash.

The scene of the crash. - Credit: Archant

A motorist in his 70s who died after a car crashed into an office building in Bury St Edmunds earlier this week has been named by police.

Martin Watkins, 75, of Norton, was pronounced dead at the scene after a Toyota Previa collided with a building in Out Risbygate at around 10.30am on Monday, Suffolk Constabulary said.

The female passenger in the car was taken to West Suffolk Hospital in a condition not believed to be serious.

Witnesses are asked to contact the serious collision investigation team at Suffolk Constabulary on 101 quoting reference CAD 102 of March 21.


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