Barningham: Man Killed In Crash

A man has died after his car hit a garden wall in Barningham yesterday.

Police were called to the scene of the crash along the B1111, Hopton Road in Barningham, at around 2pm yesterday, Monday 24 March.

A silver MG car had left the road and hit a garden wall. The driver of the car, a man in his 50s, was taken to West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds where he later died.

Police are asking anyone that may have seen the car before the crash, or the crash itself, to get in touch with Sgt Ben Hollands at Bury St Edmunds Roads Policing and Firearms Operations Unit on 101.

UPDATE 26th March 16:30

Police have named the man who died as 59 year old Stephen Sharpe from Bury St Edmunds.

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