Car ploughs in to lamp post in south Lowestoft

PUBLISHED: 09:48 05 January 2011 | UPDATED: 12:46 05 January 2011

A MAN in his 80s was taken to hospital after his car collided with a lamp post in south Lowestoft.

Police were called just before 4.30am this morning (Wednesday) to reports of a road traffic collision on the A12 at Kessingland - on the roundabout at the junction with Whites Lane - involving a single vehicle that had collided with a lamp post.

“It was a Toyota Corolla car and a man, believed to be in his 80s, who was taken to the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston with minor head injuries,” a police spokesman said.

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