A12 smash - latest

A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving following a dramatic head-on smash on one of Suffolk's busiest roads, police have confirmed.

A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving following a dramatic head-on smash on one of Suffolk's busiest roads, police have confirmed.

The man who has not been named was detained in fields nearby after a collision between a car and a van at 5.30am on the Ipswich-bound carriageway at Capel St Mary.

It is believed the van was travelling the wrong way down the carriageway when the collision happened.

For full story, background and pictures of the crash see today's Evening Star.

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