Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 9°C

Search

Crash involving car and pedestrian closes road in Ipswich

PUBLISHED: 17:28 26 June 2018 | UPDATED: 10:15 27 June 2018

A collision involving a car and pedestrian took place in Wellington Street, Ipswich Picture ARCHANT

A collision involving a car and pedestrian took place in Wellington Street, Ipswich Picture ARCHANT

Archant

A pedestrian remains in a “serious condition” in hopital this morning after being involved in a collision with a car.

Emergency services were called to the incident in Wellington Street around 4.50pm yesterday.

The pedestrian suffered a head injury and the street was closed between the junctions of Bramford Road and Little Bramford Lane while emergency services dealt with the incident at the scene.

The road reopened around 9.25pm.

The collision involved a blue Vauxhall Zafira and a pedestrian.

Police are appealing for any witnesses to the collision to come forward.

A spokesman for Suffolk Constabulary said last night that the pedestrian’s injuries were described as serious.

Any witnesses to the incident are being asked to contact Suffolk police on 101, quoting incident number 317 of the June 26.

Alternatively, people can contact the force by emailing force.control@suffolk.pnn.police.uk, quoting the same reference.

Over the Christmas and New Year period we all struggle to keep a lid on our waste - the food bin groans under the weight of turkey carcasses and our blue recycling bulges with empty boxes from trikes and new games consoles so the last thing you want is to miss your rubbish collection.

An Ipswich mother has called for measures to slow drivers at a busy junction after her son almost died in a collision there.

Suffolk police seized a higher volume of crack cocaine than any force outside the Met last year, according to new figures.

An Ipswich man who sexually assaulted a schoolgirl has been jailed for four months.

With Christmas around the corner, Suffolk has retail temp jobs a plenty - but which jobs in other sectors are getting increasingly tough to fill?

A special fire service vehicle is taking to the streets of Suffolk highlighting the range of work and opportunities within the service.

Clouds will be few and far between today as the sun shows its face over Suffolk.

Today we can finally reveal the names of the people selected to be on our first ever Inspiring Women of Suffolk list.

The sea wall of an island off the coast of Suffolk is being lowered by almost half a metre to prevent it flooding in stormy weather.

This is a list that Suffolk should be proud of - 100 women who are positive role models for future generations, women who have achieved success in a diverse range of fields from business, the arts, sport and education to the third sector.

The list was put together by a panel of judges this summer after we asked readers for their nominations.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Ipswich Star daily newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24