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Man dies following serious collision on A144

Police can confirm a man has died following a road traffic collision on the A144 at Halesworth last night.

Officers were called at approximately 9.40pm yesterday, Sunday 15th August, following reports of a serious collision involving a blue Audi RS4 and a white Kia Cee’d.

Fire crews, the ambulance service and an air ambulance attended the scene but the driver and sole occupant of the Audi, a man aged in his 20s, was sadly pronounced deceased at the scene.

The female driver and male passenger of the Kia Cee’d were both assessed at hospital and were later discharged after sustaining minor injuries.

Road closures were put in place on the A144 and surrounding roads to allow for recovery of the vehicles and an investigation into the circumstances.

The roads were reopened at approximately 8am today, Monday 16th August.

Officers are appealing for any witnesses to the collision to come forward, along with anyone driving in the area just prior to the incident who has a dashcam in their vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 quoting reference CAD 349 of 15 August 2021.

Or by email to SCIU@suffolk.pnn.police.uk