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Ipswich: Piaggio scooter rider in hospital after two-vehicle crash in White House Road

PUBLISHED: 10:03 12 May 2014 | UPDATED: 10:52 12 May 2014

Ambulance on fire in Witham

Ambulance on fire in Witham

A scooter rider is in hospital after a two-vehicle crash in Ipswich this morning.

The collision involving a Piaggio scooter and a blue Peugeot took place in White House Road shortly after 8.35am.

The man in his 50s was taken to Ipswich Hospital suffering from back pain, a Suffolk Constabulary spokesman said.

The road was closed and traffic was redirected before the road reopened at around 9.30am.

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