Pedestrian killed in crash at Bury St Edmunds

One person was taken to hospital. Photo: Denise Bradley. One person was taken to hospital. Photo: Denise Bradley.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
11:08 PM

A man has died following a crash in Barningham, near Bury St Edmunds, this evening.

To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.

Police were called shortly before 8pm by the ambulance service who were at the scene of a collision between a pedestrian and a Vauxhall van on the B1111 in Barningham near the junction with Chare Road.

A male pedestrian was hit by the vehicle and died at the scene.

Emergency services are currently in attendance and the road is closed while a full investigation is carried out.

Diversions are in place with northbound traffic being diverted on to Drouts Lane and southbound traffic on to Hepworth Road.

Any witnesses to the incident are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101.




Norfolk Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 3°C

min temp: 2°C

Five-day forecast