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A1107 Haverhill crash victim named as Clifford Anness, who 'lived life to the fullest'




The family of a Haverhill man who died after being hit by a car on the A1107 have described him as someone who 'enjoyed life to the fullest'.

Clifford Anness, 48, died at Addenbrooke's Hospital on Saturday, August 21 from the injuries that he sustained.

Police were called to the scene at 10.30pm on Thursday, Augutst 19 following reports of a collision between a red Hyundai Getz and a pedestrian.

Clifford Anness, 48, died on Saturday, August 21. Picture: Suffolk Police
Clifford Anness, 48, died on Saturday, August 21. Picture: Suffolk Police

In a statement, the family of Mr Anness said: "In loving memory of Clifford Anness, who will sadly be missed by all his family and friends.

"Clifford Anness, aged 48, sadly passed away after a very bad car accident that took place in Haverhill on the 19th August.

"Clifford enjoyed life to the fullest until he had a stroke in 2019 but he still carried on with life, he loved spending time with everyone.

A man was hit by a car on the A1017 at Haverhill. Picture: Google
A man was hit by a car on the A1017 at Haverhill. Picture: Google

"R.I.P Cliffy until we meet again, love you always love your family and friends. Your mum is going to miss you lots."

Officers are still appealing for any witnesses to the collision to come forward, along with anyone driving in the area prior to the incident who has a dashcam in their vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit, quoting reference: CAD 412 of 19 August 2021.

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