Stowmarket teenager killed in smash

POLICE have confirmed an 18-year-old Stowmarket man was the motorcyclist killed in yesterday's Hopton crash.Karl Waterman, of Stowupland Road, Stowmarket, was fatally injured when his motorbike crashed into a tractor near the Suffolk/Norfolk border just before 5pm yesterday.

POLICE have confirmed an 18-year-old Stowmarket man was the motorcyclist killed in yesterday's Hopton crash.

Karl Waterman, of Stowupland Road, Stowmarket, was fatally injured when his motorbike crashed into a tractor near the Suffolk/Norfolk border just before 5pm yesterday.

A Thetford ambulance crew were joined by the East Anglian Air Ambulance in trying to resuscitate the teenager, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

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