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Appeal for witnesses launched after man suffers life-changing injuries in Wymondham crash

PUBLISHED: 16:26 10 June 2014 | UPDATED: 17:06 10 June 2014

Air ambulance at a crash on Norwich Road in Wymondham today.

Air ambulance at a crash on Norwich Road in Wymondham today.


Police have launched an appeal for witnesses after a crash in Wymondham yesterday which left a man with serious injuries.

The collision happened on Monday, June 9 just after 2.30pm on Norwich Road, near to the junction with Oakwood Drive.

A blue Yahama R6 motorcycle and a black Vauxhall Insignia collided, and the motorcyclist subseqently went into two stationary vehicles.

He was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital by air ambulance, where he remains in a stable condition with serious spinal and internal injuries.

Paramedic officer Luke Chamberlain described the injuries as “life-changing”.

The accident closed the road between the Waitrose roundabout and Turner Close while emergency services dealt with the incident. It was reopened at 5.20pm.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has information concerning the driving/riding manner of either vehicle prior to the incident.

Witnesses should contact PC Paul Williams at Wymondham Roads Policing on 101.

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