Man Still In Hospital After Hotel Crash

A man, who lost a leg after a lorry crashed into a south coast hotel, is still in a critical condition today according to Police.

He was walking in Lyme Regis last Friday when the Royal Mail truck mounted the pavement, throwing him through the window of The Mariners Hotel.

The driver, who was also injured and is from Bournemouth, has now been released from hospital - Officers think the lorry collided with another cars trailer just before it happened.

Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 01202 or 01305 22 22 22 or the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.

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