Air ambulance called to scene of overturned lorry in Felixstowe …
08:37 02 March 2016
A man is in hospital after his Lorry flipped over on Trinity Avenue in Felixstowe. A man is in a life-threatening condition after the lorry he was driving overturned in Felixstowe. Share link A man is in hospital after his Lorry flipped over on Trinity Avenue in Felixstowe.
Police, Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service, the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust and the Essex Air Ambulance were called to Dock Gate two, on the A154 Trinity Avenue, near to Oysterbed Road, shortly before 7.24am. The man, believed to be in his 50s was being treated at the scene by ambulance personnel for a serious head injury, before being airlifted to Addenbrooke s Hospital in Cambridge. A spokesman for the ambulance service said the man was in a life-threatening condition. The road is currently blocked, with officers on the scene reporting that the roundabout by the dock gate will be out of use for some time while the lorry is recovered and a large diesel spill is cleared up. A local diversion is in place, but a police spokesman said the incident was not causing significant traffic disruption.
Any witnesses to the collision, or anyone with information, are asked to call 101 with information quoting reference CAD 46 of today.