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.


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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.”

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