Cyclist hurt in crash on busy Ipswich road

A crash involving a car and a cyclist blocked Nacton Road near its junction with Rands Way earlier t

A crash involving a car and a cyclist blocked Nacton Road near its junction with Rands Way earlier today Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: GOOGLE MAPS

A woman has been injured in a crash with a car in Nacton Road, Ipswich.

Police and ambulance crews were called to reports of a collision involving a cyclist and a car close to the junction with Rands Way at around 10.15am.

Paramedics treated a woman, the cyclist, at the scene for injuries that are not thought to be life-threatening or life-changing, a police spokeswoman said.

She has been taken to Ipswich Hospital with head injuries, a spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said.

They added: "An ambulance was called to Nacton Road, Ipswich shortly after 10am today (May 16) following reports of a road traffic incident involving a car and bicycle.


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"One woman was transported to Ipswich Hospital with head injuries."

Officers had originally shut the road to investigate but the closure was lifted at approximately 10.40am.

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Traffic was heavy in both directions for a short time while emergency services worked at the scene.

Witnesses to the crash and anyone with information should call Suffolk police on 101.

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