Elderly man dies from crash injuries

A man in his 80s has died following a two-vehicle accident in Hadleigh yesterday.

The victim, who has not been named, was driving a Vauxhall Corsa when it was involved in a collision with a refuse truck on the A1071 at around 1.15pm.

He was taken to Ipswich Hospital for treatment, where he was described as being in a critical condition. He later died from his injuries.

Anyone who witnessed the accident is asked to contact Suffolk Police’s serious collision investigation team on 101.