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Driver freed after lorry crash

PUBLISHED: 09:15 28 October 2009 | UPDATED: 14:56 06 July 2010

FIREFIGHTERS pulled a lorry driver to safety after his truck left a Suffolk road and crashed into a ditch.

The lorry left the A144 at Bramfield, near Halesworth, shortly after 1am this morning.

FIREFIGHTERS pulled a lorry driver to safety after his truck left a Suffolk road and crashed into a ditch.

The lorry left the A144 at Bramfield, near Halesworth, shortly after 1am this morning.

Fire crews from Halesworth, Saxmundham, Leiston and Lowestoft were called to the scene to release the male driver from the lorry's cab.

It took rescuers around 20 minutes to cut the driver free and put him in the care of ambulance service.


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