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Man dies after car crashes into water-filled ditch

A man has been killed after his car crashed into a water-filled ditch in the Fens.

A man has been killed after his car crashed into a water-filled ditch at St John's Fen End near Wisbech. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Norfolk Police were called to St John's Fen End near Wisbech just after 7.25am to reports of a Volkswagen in a ditch at Gravel Bank.

A man was discovered inside the vehicle and efforts to resuscitate him failed and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed in both directions for the police investigation and officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident.