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Witness appeal following serious accident in Norfolk

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious injury road traffic collision in Hoveton.

At around 8.40am on Tuesday 29 October 2013, a black Vauxhall Corsa collided with a tree on Norwich Road close to the junction with Cangate Road.

The 22 year old male driver suffered a serious head injury and a possible broken shoulder and was flown to Addenbrooke's by Air Ambulance.

Police want to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the collision. The car was travelling towards the A1151 Stalham Road.


Inquest opens into Broads death couple

Inquests have been opened today into the deaths of a couple found dead on the Norfolk Broads.

A major police investigation was launched after the bodies of Annette Creegan and her partner John Didier both from Surrey were recovered from Little Salhouse Broard where they had been holidaying.

Post mortems revealed that Ms Creegan was likely to have died from strangulation before she entered the water while Mr Didier drowned. Detectives are not looking for anyone else.


Woman's River Death 'Suspicious.'

The death of a woman whose body was found in the river Bure in Norfolk alongside her partner is being treated as suspicious, police have said.

Post-mortem tests on the man and woman, both in their 40s and from the Surrey area, were carried out on Monday.

They found the woman died before entering the water, probably as the result of strangulation. The man died as the result of drowning.

Officers had launched a search after finding the woman's daughter, a 13-year-old girl, alone but unharmed on a cruiser on the Norfolk Broads on Saturday.

The man's death is not being treated as suspicious. Further forensic tests will be carried out on the woman's body.

Detective Superintendent Jes Fry, of the joint Norfolk and Suffolk Major Investigation Team, said:

"We are not looking for anyone else in connection with this incident."

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