Man remains in hospital after ploughing BMW into home

A destroyed conservatory wall.

The conservatory wall in Wharfesdale in Carlton Colville after the car had been removed. - Credit: Mick Howes

A driver remains in hospital after ploughing his BMW into the side of a home near Lowestoft.

On late Tuesday night, a car crashed into the side of a house in Carlton Colville.

On Wednesday morning, the car - a silver BMW - was pulled out of a brick conservatory on the junction of Wharfedale and Ribblesdale.

Officers were called shortly before 11.50pm on Tuesday following reports of a collision involving a single vehicle.

The BMW left the road and subsequently collided with a property in Wharfedale.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the collision or the manner of driving.

The driver – a man aged in his 20s – was taken to hospital via ambulance after he suffered serious injuries.

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He remains in serious but stable condition in hospital.

Any witnesses, or anyone driving nearby immediately prior to the collision with a dash-cam should contact the Roads and Armed Policing Team, quoting reference CAD 460 of 10 August 2021

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