max temp: 11°C

min temp: 8°C


Felixstowe: Collision involving two lorries on A14 towards Felixstowe causes major delays

19:30 28 July 2014


Motorists travelling on the A14 towards Felixstowe faced major delays following a collision between two lorries.


The incident happened just after 5pm today between the junctions for Seven Hills and Trimley St Martin.

One lane had to be closed while recovery work took place. It was reported that this has led to queueing traffic.

Firefighters from Ipswich and Felixstowe were sent to the scene and one person had to be cut out of their vehicle.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said nobody suffered any major injuries in the collision.



  • No major injuries but it was close call... after nearly slitting my own wrists waiting there stationary for well over an hour.

    Report this comment

    Liam Dodd

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

  • No major injuries but it was close call... I nearly slit my own wrists sitting stationary there for well over an hour.

    Report this comment

    Liam Dodd

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

The views expressed in the above comments do not necessarily reflect the views of this site

The Christmas Tree on the Cornhill in 1985,  Grimwades was on the right of the picture

As the festive cheer spreads through Ipswich, reader Janice Poulson has been looking back at how the town used to be at Christmas, and other times of the year.

Woman was caught drink-driving at police headquarters

A 23-year-old was caught drink-driving after parking her car at Martlesham police headquarters, a court heard.

Murrayfield Primary School.

Governors have criticised Suffolk County Council after they resigned from their school which was branded ‘inadequate’.

Hadleigh High Street

After 16 years running her shop from the same building, Barbara Boyd is ready to take it up a gear as she moves into new premises.

Colchester lights switch on.

On the first weekend of Advent, the region truly got into the Christmas spirit with trees and coloured lights going up in town centres across Suffolk and north Essex.

George Woodward, three, with his mum Laura Barber, dad Lee Woodward and little sister Ivy, is receiving funds for a new wheelchair.

One young boy’s family are celebrating today after the Sir Bobby Robson online auction raised enough money to buy him a new power wheelchair.

There has been a crash on the A12

Part of the A12 which was shut because of collision has been reopened.

South East Suffolk Magistrates' Court

A former servicemen has been banned from driving after crashing his car on Remembrance Sunday while nearly three times the legal alcohol limit.

Ipswich Park and Ride. Martlesham.

Conservative politicians in Suffolk are seeking urgent talks with the county council over the apparent threat to Ipswich’s park and ride service.

Drink-driver in court

A company director has lost his licence after admitting drink-driving while travelling at 94mph on the A14.

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages

Local business directory

Suffolk's trusted business finder

Property search

e.g. Oxford or NW3
Powered by Zoopla

Digital Edition

Read the Ipswich Star e-edition today E-edition

Great British Life

Great British Life
MyDate24 MyPhotos24