Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 10°C

min temp: 7°C

Search

Woman arrested on suspicion of drug-driving after motorcyclist injured in crash

PUBLISHED: 16:31 06 November 2018

The collision, which left a man with life-changing injuries, occurred along Heath Road near Sutton Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The collision, which left a man with life-changing injuries, occurred along Heath Road near Sutton Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

Archant

A man suffered life-changing injuries when his motorbike collided with a black Vauxhall Astra in Sutton.

The car was travelling along Heath Road, near to Rock Barracks, and heading towards Woodbridge when it collided with the bike, which was travelling in the opposite direction.

The motorcyclist, aged in his 50s, was airlifted to Addenbrooke’s Hospital after the crash, which happened at 5.20pm last Wednesday (October 31).

He suffered life-changing leg and foot injuries.

A 39-year-old woman from the Woodbridge area was arrested on suspicion of drug-driving in connection with the collision.

She was taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning and has since been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

Suffolk Constabulary are now appealing for any witnesses to the collision.

They have asked any one with information or dashcam footage relating to the events to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to email police here.

Alternatively you can call the PHQ Roads and Armed Policing Team on 101, quoting reference CAD 327 of 31 October.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Firefighters now believe a blaze above a high street shop in Ipswich was started deliberately.

Work to complete the final section of the Cornhill revamp in Ipswich has started with the arrival of the first part of the “Four Gateways” artwork which is going up outside Debenhams.

Fares on Ipswich Buses are going up again at the end of November – for the second time in nine months.

People are being warned of rail delays after police attended to an incident involving ‘disruptive passengers’ on a Greater Anglia service.

Midwives have shared a rare glimpse into the plight of babies born addicted to drugs at our hospitals.

Plans for a new brain injury rehabilitation hub and housing centre in Ipswich have been boosted thanks to some large donations towards the cost of the build.

As the country pulls together for Children in Need, one Ipswich business is raising funds by encouraging employees to bring a few cuddly friends to work.

Free tickets to go and watch the mighty Tractor Boys play at Portman Road are being given to nearby schools.

A nursery in Felixstowe has been put into special measures after it received its second “inadequate” Ofsted inspection this year.

An Ipswich man suffered cuts and bruises and two broken teeth after being attacked by a neighbour, it has been alleged.

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