Otley: Car in ditch near Otley College following incident on B1078

Pedestrian hurt in crash

Pedestrian hurt in crash - Credit: Archant

A man has been taken to hospital after his car was found in a ditch near a Suffolk college.

The man, in his 40s, was taken to Ipswich Hospital with suspected pelvic injuries after his Mazda was found in a ditch 500 yards from Otley College on the Church Road and Gibraltar Road junction on the B1078 at 8.10am in Otley, a Suffolk Police spokesman said.

It is not believed the man suffered life-changing injuries.

The two-vehicle incident also involved a white Ford Transit van, the force spokesman said.

The road remains partially blocked between the Gibraltar Road junction and the Church Road junction.

An East of England Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We were called to an RTC on the B1078 at around 8.10am this morning after a car went in to a ditch.

“We transported a male casualty to Ipswich Hospital with suspected pelvic injuries.”