Crash pensioner fighting for life

A PENSIONER who was seriously injured in a road crash is today in a critical condition in West Suffolk Hospital.As later editions of the Evening Star reported yesterday , police are appealing for witnesses after the 75-year-old female driver was injured when her P-reg Rover collided with a white R-reg box van at the junction of Gipping Way and Station Road, Stowmarket, shortly after 6am.

By Georgina James

A PENSIONER who was seriously injured in a road crash is today in a critical condition in West Suffolk Hospital.

As later editions of the Evening Star reported yesterday , police are appealing for witnesses after the 75-year-old female driver was injured when her P-reg Rover collided with a white R-reg box van at the junction of Gipping Way and Station Road, Stowmarket, shortly after 6am.

She and her two passengers, a 39-year-old male and 40-year-old female, were taken to hospital for treatment.

The driver of the van was treated at the scene by paramedics but his injuries are not believed to be serious.

Witnesses should telephone Suffolk Police on 01473 613500.