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Lorry overturns on A14 near Felixstowe

PUBLISHED: 15:54 17 November 2017 | UPDATED: 21:34 17 November 2017

A lorry has overturned  on the A14 near Felixstowe. Picture: SUFFOLK POLICE

A lorry has overturned on the A14 near Felixstowe. Picture: SUFFOLK POLICE

A lorry overturned on the A14 near Felixstowe this afternoon, causing major traffic disruption in the area.

Emergency services were called to the scene just after the Dock Spur roundabout at around 12.35pm.

One lane of the road was closed for several hours.

A lorry has overturned  on the A14 near Felixstowe. Picture: SUFFOLK POLICE A lorry has overturned on the A14 near Felixstowe. Picture: SUFFOLK POLICE

Recovery arrived at the scene just after 6.30pm.

Vehicles heading towards the Port of Felixstowe were diverted along the A154 Candlet Road.

Traffic on the A14 eastbound after an accident at the Dockspur roundabout near Felixstowe. Picture: HIGHWAYS ENGLAND Traffic on the A14 eastbound after an accident at the Dockspur roundabout near Felixstowe. Picture: HIGHWAYS ENGLAND

The driver of the lorry is believed to have sustained minor injuries.

Police say an investigation into the circumstances of the incident is now underway.

A lorry has overturned  on the A14 near Felixstowe. Picture: SUFFOLK POLICE A lorry has overturned on the A14 near Felixstowe. Picture: SUFFOLK POLICE

Anyone with any information should contact Suffolk Police on 101 quoting CAD reference 175 of today, 17 November.

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