Search

Woman dies after suffering serious head injuries in Lound collision

PUBLISHED: 13:10 30 November 2017 | UPDATED: 15:58 30 November 2017

A woman has died after suffering injuries in a collision in Lound. Photo: Google Maps.

A woman has died after suffering injuries in a collision in Lound. Photo: Google Maps.

Archant

A woman has died after suffering serious head injuries in a collision in Lound.

The incident occurred just after 5pm on Tuesday, November 21 on Browston Lane, near the Yarmouth Road junction.

A white Vauxhall Corsa left the carriageway and collided with a metal barrier.

The woman, aged in her 50s, was a passenger in the vehicle and sustained serious head injuries.

She was taken to the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston, before being transferred to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, in Cambridge, but later died from her injuries.

The male driver of the car, aged in his 20s, was taken the James Paget University Hospital with minor injuries.

The road was closed while emergency services attended and was reopened at around 9.30pm.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision or the manner of driving of the Corsa prior to the incident.

Anyone with information should contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101 quoting reference 351.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Other News

Yesterday, 19:35

On behalf of most of the general public I am totally fed up with endless roadworks and road closures. I appreciate (some) have to be done but can’t they stagger them out a bit?

Yesterday, 19:19

A main road has been closed as a result of a serious collision.

Yesterday, 17:07

A busy road has reopened to eastbound traffic after a lorry jackknifed on the A47 between Acle and Great Yarmouth.

Yesterday, 16:17

Snow could be on its way to Norfolk on Sunday as the temperatures plummet to below freezing overnight.

Most Read

Fri, 08:28

Great Yarmouth is set for a tourism spending boost after it was confirmed cruise ships will be docking with hundreds of passengers at the town’s port throughout the year.

Read more
Graham Plant
Tue, 20:26

A care home in Great Yarmouth has been forced to close after watchdogs uncovered a catalogue of concerns.

Read more
Care Quality Commission
Fri, 11:17

He is a cat who became an internet star by making Great Yarmouth’s Tesco store his second home.

Read more
Facebook
Mon, 15:48

A teacher is feeling a new woman and enjoying time with her children after she lost more than four stone in 26 weeks.

Read more
Tue, 10:50

A woman has been arrested on the suspicion of drug-driving and possession of a class A drug after the car she was believed to be driving crashed into a home in Gorleston.

Read more

Local Weather

Rain

Rain

max temp: 4°C

min temp: 4°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the Great
Yarmouth Mercury

e-edition today

Subscribe

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter