Rain

Rain

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 12°C

Search

A14 eastbound at Claydon reopens following two-vehicle crash

PUBLISHED: 07:47 08 March 2018 | UPDATED: 09:27 08 March 2018

There are tailbacks on the A14 at Claydon eastbound following a two-vehicle collision this morning (stock image). Picture: PHIL MORELY

There are tailbacks on the A14 at Claydon eastbound following a two-vehicle collision this morning (stock image). Picture: PHIL MORELY

The A14 eastbound near Claydon has reopened following a two-vehicle collision this morning.

Police were called to the scene, just before junction 52 at Claydon, at around 6.55am today, Thursday, March 8.

Officers completely closed the eastbound carriageway as a recovery team cleared up the vehicles

The crash involved a Vauxhall Astra van, which collided with the central reservation, and a Vauxhall Zafira.

According to a spokeswoman for Suffolk police, nobody was injured in the crash and an ambulance was not required to attend.

She said: “One vehicle has ended up in the central reservation, the other car is further up the road.

“There has been a complete closure of both lanes.

“It is a damage only collision, the only problem it is causing is traffic on the roads.”

The road was cleared and reopened at around 8.40am.

The AA have reported heavy traffic in Ipswich town centre in two areas.

Another royal baby is on the way, it was announced today. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are “very pleased” that Meghan is expecting a baby in the spring of 2019, Kensington Palace said.

A debate held in Ipswich urged members of the community to talk openly and to “role model reasonable debate” about issues relating to Israel.

A series of ‘super-surgeries’ is being explored in Suffolk which would bring a host of primary healthcare services together under one roof.

There’s going to be more unsettled conditions across Suffolk and Essex for the most part of the week.

Two vehicles came off the carriageways on the A12 and A14 this evening during the wet weather.

The sausages were sizzling and the crowds crammed into Framlingham for the eighth Sausage Festival yesterday which was hailed a huge success.

More potholes on Suffolk’s roads are set to be repaired as part of a fresh purge of highways problems, according to roads chiefs.

This is Suffolk’s newest pub - and punters are already packing into the watering hole to get their first glimpse of the venue.

Police have confirmed a 19-year-old local man has died following an accident on the A14 in Suffolk.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Ipswich Star daily newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24