Driver in hospital after BMW car ends up in ditch

A car crashed into a ditch off Thamesfield Way in Great Yarmouth

A car crashed into a ditch off Thamesfield Way in Great Yarmouth shortly after midnight on Thursday, May 13. - Credit: James Weeds

A driver was taken to hospital after a car crashed into a ditch in Great Yarmouth.

Norfolk Police were called to reports of a collision on Thamesfield Way at 12.37am on Thursday (May 13).

A silver BMW had gone over the roundabout and ended up in a ditch, police said.

A car crashed into a ditch off Thamesfield Way in Great Yarmouth

A car crashed into a ditch off Thamesfield Way in Great Yarmouth shortly after midnight on Thursday, May 13. - Credit: James Weeds

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service sent one appliance from Great Yarmouth and two from Gorleston to the scene.

Crews made the car and area safe.

Debris from a car that crashed into a ditch off Thamesfield Way in Great Yarmouth

Debris from a car that crashed into a ditch off Thamesfield Way in Great Yarmouth shortly after midnight on Thursday, May 13. - Credit: James Weeds

A driver and passenger were in the car. The driver suffered minor injuries and was taken by ambulance to the James Paget hospital.

The car has not yet been recovered from the scene.

Debris from a car that crashed into a ditch off Thamesfield Way in Great Yarmouth shortly after midnight on Thursday, May 13.

The roundabout on Thamesfield Way in Great Yarmouth. - Credit: James Weeds


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