Pedestrian in hospital with head injury after Peugeot 307 collision on Civic Drive, Ipswich

The collision involving the silver Peugeot 307 and the 44-year-old man took place in Civic Drive at

The collision involving the silver Peugeot 307 and the 44-year-old man took place in Civic Drive at around 7.40pm, police said. - Credit: Archant

A man was in hospital with a head injury on Thursday night after being involved in a collision with a car in Ipswich.

The collision involving the silver Peugeot 307 and the 44-year-old pedestrian took place in Civic Drive at around 7.40pm, police said.

Emergency services initially feared the man had suffered a serious head injury.

However, after being taken by ambulance to Ipswich Hospital for a full assessment, the head injury was described as not serious, a spokesman for Suffolk Constabulary said.

No arrests were made at the scene last night.

A stretch of Civic Drive at the junction with Princes Street was closed for more than an hour before reopening shortly after 9pm.

A police cordon was put in place while officers carried out an investigation.