Man seriously hurt in Lowestoft collision
Mark BoggisA MAN has been seriously injured after he was involved in a collision with a Land Rover Freelander in Lowestoft this afternoon (Tuesday).The collision has caused major traffic problems in the town centre at the height of rush hour and police called on motorists to avoid the area.Mark Boggis
A MAN has been seriously injured after he was involved in a collision with a Land Rover Freelander in Lowestoft this afternoon (Tuesday).
The collision has caused major traffic problems in the town centre at the height of rush hour and police called on motorists to avoid the area.
Officers are still at the scene investigating the incident after a man suffered serious head injuries in the collision in Denmark Road at about 3.55pm today.
The collision has led to the closure of Katwijk Way - one of the main routes into the town - to southbound traffic and Denmark Road, from Peto Way to the bascule bridge.
You may also want to watch:
Police spokesman Anne-Marie Breach told The Journal: 'A man has been taken to the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston with head injuries, which are believed to be serious but not life threatening.
'The collision is likely to cause traffic problems in the town centre at this time of night what with the road closures, and we would ask motorists to avoid the area.'
- 1 Man airlifted to hospital from beach given 'vital first aid' by lifeguards
- 2 'Awe-inspiring' progress on £126.75m Gull Wing third crossing
- 3 Plot of land near Beccles sells at auction for five times guide price
- 4 'You are our champion': Community praise for Olympian Charley Davison
- 5 Woman in 30s suffers head injuries in violent attack by two girls
- 6 McDonalds volunteers remove 20 wheelbarrow loads of algae from town's park
- 7 'It was as if Covid didn't exist' - Latitude-goers report positive tests
- 8 Official unveiling for new nature reserve boardwalk in Lowestoft
- 9 Devoted doctor, 93, to embark on dancing busk-athon in Lowestoft
- 10 Popular laser lights display set for welcome return to pier
Police are seeking witnesses to the collision, and anyone that can help should telephone Halesworth Roads Policing Unit on 01986 835300.