Police name man who died in fatal collision in West Row

Newmarket Journal October 2013'West Row Mildenhall RTA.
Newmarket Journal October 2013'West Row Mildenhall RTA.

A man who died in a three-vehicle collision in West Row this morning has been named as David John Rolfe, 75, of Mildenhall.

Police were called to the collision involving a blue Toyota, a red Peugeot and a Mazda on West Row Road at about 7.55 this morning.

The ambulance service and a doctor from Suffolk Accident Rescue Service attended but Mr Rolfe was pronounced dead at the scene.

The female driver of the Peugeot, aged in her 40s, was released from the vehicle by the fire service and taken to West Suffolk Hospital with back and chest injuries.

The female driver of the Mazda has been treated for shock.

The road between Mildenhall and West Row was closed until 1.20pm while a collision investigation took place and the vehicles were recovered.

Any witnesses to the collision are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101.