Woman in 50s killed in two-vehicle crash on Ipswich road
PUBLISHED: 11:46 03 July 2019 | UPDATED: 16:16 03 July 2019
A woman has died following a road collision in Ipswich.
The crash happened at 7.15am on Wednesday morning in Wherstead Road.
A Ford Fusion and a Nissan Qashqai were involved in the collision.
A woman from Ipswich, who was driving the Qashqai, was treated by paramedics but died at the scene.
Suffolk police said the woman's next of kin have been informed.
The male driver of the Ford Fusion sustained serious injuries and was taken to by land ambulance to hospital.
An East of England Ambulance Service spokesman said: "We sent three ambulances and two ambulance officers to Wherstead Road, in Ipswich, to reports of a collision shortly after 7.15am.
"Despite our best efforts, a woman sadly died at the scene. A male patient was treated by crews and transported to Ipswich Hospital for further assessment and care."
The road was closed in both directions until just before 3pm to allow an investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
Police asked motorists to find an alternative route.
Witnesses to the collision are asked to visit suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update.
Alternatively, call the serious collision investigation team on 101.
Anybody who may have relevant dash-cam or mobile phone footage is asked to visit suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/report-something/9-dashboard-camera-report-form.
Quote reference CAD 45 of July 3.
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