Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 6°C

min temp: -0°C

Search

Man freed from burning car

PUBLISHED: 07:54 02 December 2018 | UPDATED: 07:54 02 December 2018

A man was freed from a burning car near Assington Pictures: ANDY THOMSON

A man was freed from a burning car near Assington Pictures: ANDY THOMSON

ANDY THOMSON

Firefighters freed a man trapped in a burning car in Suffolk.

Firefighters were called around 7pm on Saturday, December 1 to reports of a road accident on the A134, near the village of Assington.

Four engines were initially mobilised and two attended the scene to find a man trapped in a burning car.

Firefighters cut the man free of the vehicle and paramedics were called to the scene.

The extent of the man’s injuries are unknown.

Witnesses reported seeing an air ambulance land at the scene as well.

It is not clear whether the man involved left with the land ambulance or air ambulance.

The East of England Ambulance Service have been approached for comment.

An ex-teacher has been jailed for 10 years after engaging in sexual activity with two female pupils.

A holiday cottage owner has credited her success in a national award scheme to her staff - who judges say are like ‘gold dust’.

Midge Ure, one of the prime innovators of 1980s electronic pop, will be marking the 40th anniversary of Ultravox and the hit album Vienna with a special tour. Arts Editor Andrew Clarke takes a walk down an atmospheric memory lane

A campaign has been launched to help new parents and carers cope with their baby’s crying.

The price of getting a Hackney cab in west Suffolk could rise by 3.3% in January under new proposals.

Suffolk’s primary schools have seen a boost in their Key Stage 2 results - although the county is still behind the national average.

Households in Suffolk could see council tax bills rise by 4.7% next year if the county’s local authorities and police do as the government suggests in its local government settlement.

Most read

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24