Air ambulance called to Trimley St Martin after man knocked unconscious in crash

The van involved in the crash near Felixstowe. Photo: Suffolk police.

The van involved in the crash near Felixstowe. Photo: Suffolk police. - Credit: Archant

A man has been taken to hospital after a single-vehicle crash in Trimley St Martin.

The collision happened around 12noon in Kirton Road, near the A14, and involved a blue Vauxhall van which left the road.

A police spokesman said the driver, a man, was unconscious when emergency services arrived.

Despite initial fears, his injuries were not thought to be life-threatening or life-changing. A spokesman said he suffered a possible fracture.

The road was closed and an air ambulance was called to the scene though the patient was taken to hospital by land ambulance.


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Three fire appliances were sent and helped rescue the man from the van.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue crews from Ipswich East, Felixstowe and Princes Street stations attended the scene.

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