Car catches fire after crash in Great Waldingfield

A driver suffered head injuries after crashing his car, which caught fire, in Great Waldingfield this morning (Thursday).

A fire crew from Sudbury was called to a car which had caught fire after crashing into a ditch on the B1115 in heavy rain at 5.30am.

The male driver suffered minor head injuries and was treated by paramedics, who also called police. The road was closed while the area was made safe and the fire was extinguished using one hose reel within 15 minutes.