UPDATE: Hales crash victim named

A man who died earlier this month following a motorcycle crash has been named.

Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Team (SCIT) confirmed the identity of Neil Griffiths from Houghton in Huntingdon, who died in a collision near Hales on Saturday, July 9.

The incident happened on the A146 Beccles Road, at the junction with Green Lane at approximately 7.54pm. A white Honda motorcycle travelling from the Lowestoft direction was in collision with an ambulance.

The 54-year-old motorcyclist suffered serious injuries and was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

Two ambulance staff sustained minor injuries. There were no passengers in the ambulance.


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Police continue with investigations and any witnesses to the incident or the manner of driving of either vehicle are asked to contact SCIT on 0845 456 4567.

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