Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 4°C

Search

A14: Car collides with motorcycle at busy junction

PUBLISHED: 15:05 09 April 2014 | UPDATED: 16:28 09 April 2014

Motorcyclist comes off bike on A14

Motorcyclist comes off bike on A14

Archant

Mtorcyclist knocked off his bike in a collision with a car on the A14.

The crash happened on the eastbound carriageway of the road, near the junction for Ransomes Industrial Estate.

Police were called to the scene just before 2.15pm, after a Ford Escort was in collision with a Honda motorcycle.

The road was closed for about 45 minutes.

It is not thought that the rider was badly hurt.

1 comment

  • The crash happened on the eastbound carriageway of the A14, near the junction for Ipswich and the A137, on the opposite side of the river. Bad reporting.

    Report this comment

    Driven Roundabend

    Wednesday, April 9, 2014

This weekend sees the tapes go up on another season of speedway at Foxhall Stadium.

A restaurateur has been disqualified from driving for 18 months after being caught speeding 10 times within six weeks, including eight times on the Orwell Bridge.

Four people in Ipswich have been arrested on suspicion of Class A drugs offences after flats in town were raided today.

Police investigating the disappearance of Corrie McKeague are “clearly” missing “detective skills”, according to a former senior detective, but Suffolk police have hit back at the claims.

A host of cigarettes were stolen during a break-in at a newsagents in Needham Market in the early hours of Friday morning.

Ambulance crews have been held-up caring for patients at hospital emergency departments in Suffolk and Essex for more than five hours at a time.

More than one child is exploited in Suffolk every day, new figures have revealed, but a charity boss has warned this is “just the tip of the iceberg”.

The chief executive of national charity Mind has said leaders need to “turn rhetoric into reality” in order to truly bridge the gap between physical and mental health services.

The winner of the Great Pottery Throw Down says he has no intentions of becoming “super famous” – and just wants to carry on enjoying ceramics.

There have been calls for common sense over a series of partial road closures around Stowmarket, which are causing congestion on several main roads.

Most read

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24