Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 16°C

min temp: 15°C

Search

Sproughton: Fresh plea for witnesses to fatal crash

PUBLISHED: 12:47 11 January 2013 | UPDATED: 12:47 11 January 2013

Archant

POLICE investigating a fatal road crash on the A14 at Sproughton are renewing their appeal for information.

Officers were called to the scene at around 10.20pm on December 24 following a report that a number of horses were loose on the road and four vehicles had been involved in a collision.

A 23-year-old man, Thomas Allen from Soham was taken to Ipswich Hospital with life threatening injuries and sadly died on Christmas day.

Three horses also died as a result of the collision.

Police have spoken to a number of witnesses but are still keen to hear from anyone who has not yet come forward. They would like to hear from anyone who had seen the horses in the area or was driving along the road either prior to or when the collision happened.

Calls should be made to PC Allie Cotton at the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

A 26-year-old Ipswich man arrested on suspicion of causing danger to road users has been bailed pending further enquiries and will return to the Martlesham Police Investigation Centre on February 28.

A man suffering from colitis who got a parking ticket while on an emergency bathroom break says the council could have shown him sympathy and let him off.

The whole care system in Suffolk must pull together in order to help our already challenged emergency departments make it through this winter safely.

A 51-year-old motorcyclist was rushed to hospital with a head injury after the helmet he was wearing came off during a crash in a Suffolk town today.

A 32-year-old man who was arrested after crashing his car in Ipswich has been charged with drink-driving.

Two charities in Suffolk have joined forces to create a leaflet that aims to ensure disabled people are treated fairly under the new benefits system.

Among the crowd taking part in Sunday’s Great East Run was a special team of 91 white-vested fundraisers.

Too much screen time is affecting children’s emotional development - we asked people in Ipswich what they thought about the issue.

Relatives of Corrie McKeague have retraced his last known steps in Bury St Edmunds to mark the year anniversary of his disappearance.

More than 2,400 runners took part in the inaugural Great East Run today with thousands more lining the route to wave them on.

I spent my formative years in Burton on Trent, the brewing capital of the United Kingdom, writes John Norman

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24