Bungay man and Great Yarmouth woman named as crash victims

Police have today named a man and a woman who died following a road traffic collision on the B1127 at Hulver on the evening of Friday 18 February.

The three-vehicle crash involved a single decker Anglian bus, a silver Hyundai Accent and a parked and unattended silver Renault Trafic minibus.

A man who was the front seat passenger in the Hyundai and a woman back seat passenger in the same vehicle died on scene. Police have today named them as Steven Ray, a 43-year-old from Bungay and Patricia Harcourt, a 65-year-old from Great Yarmouth.

A second man, who is in his sixties, was driving the Hyundai. He was taken to Norfolk and Norwich Hospital with chest injuries where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

The road was closed while collision investigators carried out their enquiries and diversions were put in place. The road reopened at around 12:40am on the morning of Saturday 19 February.

Any witnesses to the collision are asked to call Pc Allie Cotton at the Serious Collision Investigation Team at the Police Headquarters on 01473 613500.