Teenager suffers serious injuries after car crashes into telegraph pole

A teenager has sustained a serious injury following a collision in Holbrook Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

A teenager has sustained a serious injury following a collision in Holbrook Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: Archant

A teenage girl was one of three people injured following a car crash in the early hours of the morning.

A teenage girl was one of three people injured following a car crash in the early hours of the morning.

A black Ford KA crashed into a telegraph pole on the B1080 at Primrose Hill in Holbrook shortly after midnight on Thursday

Police and crews from Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service were called to the scene and firefighters had to cut a casualty from the vehicle.

The front seat female passenger was taken to Ipswich Hospital having sustained a serious leg injury. The driver was also taken to hospital for treatment to a suspected broken wrist.


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A third occupant of the vehicle - who was a rear seat passenger - sustained minor injuries only.

A 17-year-old boy was subsequently arrested at the scene in connection with the incident, but was later de-arrested and will be interviewed by officers in due course.

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Any witnesses to the collision, or who may have seen a vehicle matching the description above being driven in the area prior to it, is asked to contact the Roads and Armed Policing Team at PHQ Martlesham on 101, quoting reference 59904/20.

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