Driver airlifted to hospital after three-vehicle crash on A12 in Lowestoft

A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries following a three-vehicle crash on the A12 Bloodmoor Road in Lowestoft.

A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries following a three-vehicle crash on the A12 Bloodmoor Road in Lowestoft. - Credit: Mark White

A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries following a three-vehicle crash in Lowestoft.

The A12 Bloodmoor Road near McDonald's was closed by police, who arrived at the scene at 11.53am this morning [March 25].

The crash involved a Ford Focus Zetec, a white Vauxhall Vivaro and a white Volkswagen Tiguan.

Police remained at the scene until 4.45pm for a collision investigation. The road has now reopened.

The driver of the Ford Focus, a man in his 80s was seriously injured. He was taken to Norfolk and Norwich Hospital by air ambulance, where he remains.

The drivers of the Vauxhall and Tiguan were assessed at the scene by paramedics but did not require hospital treatment.

Police are asking for witnesses to the collision and those with dashcam footage of the area prior to it to come forward.

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