Great Yarmouth Haven Bridge accident victim identity mystery

Police are yet to identify a man who died after being trapped under a lorry on the Haven Bridge on Valentine's Day.

The man, who is from the Great Yarmouth area and believed to be in his 50s, died after being in collision with a lorry on Southtown Road.

He had got off the bus and was crossing the road when the accident happened.

The East of England Ambulance Service was called to Matalan Retail Park and a rapid response car and an ambulance attended the scene but sadly paramedics were unable to save him.

Fire crews from Great Yarmouth and Gorleston helped to make the scene safe and assisted the ambulance service.


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Haven Bridge was closed from 12.50pm and reopened at 4.45pm.

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