Crash between bus and car closes Ipswich road

Road crash. Library image.

Road crash. Library image. - Credit: � ARCHANT NORFOLK PHOTOGRAPHIC

A crash involving a bus and a car has blocked an Ipswich road.

Emergency services were called to the collision in Ellenbrook Road, at the junction with Sheldrake Drive, at 6.11pm today.

Police, ambulance crews and three fire engines attended the scene.

The roof of the car, a Mitsubishi Colt, was cut off by firefighters and the passenger taken to hospital for treatment.

The woman, in her 50s, was taken to Ipswich Hospital for treatment for breathing difficulties and a neck injury.

An East of England Ambulance Service spokesman said her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Recovery is on scene for the car and the Ipswich Bus.