Two killed in Suffolk pub crash

Two men have died and four others were seriously injured after a car crashed into a pub in Suffolk.

Police name two men who died in pub crash

Police have named two men who died after their car crashed into a pub beside the in Suffolk at the weekend.

They were 19-year-old Christopher Doran, from Cheltenham in Gloucestershire and 18-year-old Jonny Cash from Ashford in Kent. Four others were injured. It happened at the entrance to the White Hart pub in Blythburgh on Saturday evening.

The tragedy at Blythburgh has prompted fresh concerns about road safety in the village.

Four men remain in a serious but stable condition in hospital following crash

Builders work to remove unsafe wall at the White Hart Inn.

Building contractors have continued working today to remove the unsafe walls at the entrance to the White Hart Inn. The pub will reopen tomorrow.

The four men remain in a serious but stable condition in hospital. The telegraph pole that was damaged has led to a few homes being without a phone line.

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Suffolk pub crash: 'We have prayed for the victims and their families'

Investigations are still ongoing after a car crashed into a pub in Suffolk, leaving two men dead and four injured.

It happened on Saturday night at the White Hart pub, beside the A12 in Blythburgh, the Rev Joan Lyon said the community had been deeply shocked by the weekend's tragedy.

"Well, I've just been taking at Blythburgh Church and we have prayed for the victims and their families and the devastation in the community."

– The Rev Joan Lyon, Blythburgh Church

Two killed as car crashes into pub in Suffolk

Investigations are ongoing after a car crashed into a pub in Suffolk, leaving two men dead and four injured.

The Citroen Berlingo car collided with the White Hart pub in Blythburgh at around 9.30pm on Saturday, police said.

The White Hart Inn in Blythburgh.

Emergency services attended but two men were pronounced dead at the scene.

Two men were taken to Ipswich Hospital with serious injuries, including one who was transferred in a critical condition to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

Another man was airlifted to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, while a fourth man was taken to the James Paget Hospital and later transferred to the Norfolk and Norwich with serious injuries.

Both of these men remain stable, police said.

All six men were travelling in the car at the time of the collision, according to reports.

Officers said there appears to have been no significant damage to the pub.

The road was closed until 4am on Sunday while an investigation into the crash got under way.

Suffolk police have urged anyone who witnessed the crash or may have seen the car beforehand, which had been travelling north on the A12 towards Lowestoft, to contact them.