Newmarket – Man dies following collision

A man has died following a road traffic collision in Newmarket.

The incident occurred just before 2.10pm yesterday afternoon, Monday 15 August, in Willie Snaith Road, near the junction with Studlands Park Avenue, where a silver Ford Focus was involved in a collision with a Red Volvo V50.

Ambulance and fire crews were also in attendance but despite the best efforts of medical personnel, the driver of the Ford Focus died at the scene short time later.

The road remained closed until 6.15pm whilst a collision investigation took place.

Officers would like to hear from any witnesses to the incident. Anyone driving in Willie Snaith Road between 2pm and 2.10pm with a dashcam fitted in their vehicle, is asked to review the footage for anything that may be of assistance.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit, quoting reference: 52451/22.

Website – www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

Email – [email protected]

Phone – Call 101

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999

If you have been involved in or affected by a road traffic collision, advice and support information can be found at: www.suffolk.police.uk/rtc