Crash woman remains critical

A WOMAN seriously injured in a two-vehicle collision which claimed four lives is still critically ill today.The 41-year-old remains in the James Paget Hospital and is said to be deteriorating today, more than three weeks after the collision.

A WOMAN seriously injured in a two-vehicle collision which claimed four lives is still critically ill today.

The 41-year-old remains in the James Paget Hospital and is said to be deteriorating today, more than three weeks after the collision.

The woman, who has not been named, was travelling in a Renault Laguna which was in collision with a Vauxhall Astra on the A12 at Blythburgh.

Simon Bonner, 41, from Yoxford, was one of five people killed in the collision.

He was also travelling in the Laguna but is not thought to be related to the female passenger.

Teenagers Carla Took, 18, Claire Stoddart, 18, and Jennifer Stoddart, 15, were travelling in the other vehicle and were also killed.

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The youngsters, from Lowestoft, were returning from the Red Hot Chili Peppers gig in Ipswich when they were involved in the head-on collision.

Carla Took, 18, is believed to have been driving the vehicle at the time of the collision.

A 21-year-old man, who was driving the Laguna, has been arrested on suspicion causing death by dangerous driving.

He has been released on police bail until August 16.

The arrested man is not believed to be related to either of the passengers in his car.

An inquest has already been opened at Ipswich Crown Court when it was revealed that the Laguna had been on the wrong side of the road at the time of the collision.

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