Young driver crashes car just a week after passing

Risby crash near Bury St Edmunds

The young man was driving his mother's car at the time of the crash - Credit: Bury St Edmunds Police

A new driver has crashed just a week after passing his test in Risby near Bury St Edmunds.

Police are currently at the scene of a single-vehicle crash in Risby, as of 8.20pm on January 20.

Risby crash near Bury St Edmunds

The young man was driving his mother's car at the time of the crash - Credit: Bury St Edmunds Police

The driver was a young man driving his mother's car.

He passed his driving test just last week.

A spokesman from Bury St Edmunds Police said that the young man was 'very lucky' to walk away with only small cuts.