Police Appeal – serious road traffic collision

Officers are appealing for witnesses or information following a serious road traffic collision in Badwell Ash.

Police were called shortly after 10.30am, Thursday 30 July, following reports that a white Ford Transit van had left the road and collided with a tree on Badwell Road.

Emergency services attended the scene and the driver, a man, was flown by air ambulance to Addenbrooke’s Hospital after sustaining life-threatening injuries. He remains in hospital at this time and his condition is described as critical.

The road was closed while an investigation into the circumstances of the collision was carried out. The road has now reopened.

Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone who was driving in that area at the time of the incident who may have seen the manner of driving, either immediately before or after the collision, or anyone who has a dash-cam fitted in their vehicle, to contact the Roads and Armed Policing Team, quoting CAD 138 of 30 July via one of the following methods:

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