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Tailbacks on A12 after three-vehicle crash

PUBLISHED: 16:21 26 April 2019 | UPDATED: 16:46 26 April 2019

The crash happened on the A12 northbound near Stratford St Mary Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The crash happened on the A12 northbound near Stratford St Mary Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

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A three-vehicle accident on the A12 near Stratford St Mary is causing tailbacks between Colchester and Ipswich.

The incident happened on the northbound carriageway between Junction 29 (Crown Interchange) and Junction 30 (B1029 Uppers Street Stratford St Mary) around 3.30pm and the road is partially blocked.

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The East of England Ambulance Service has been called, and a trust spokesman said a crew currently remains at the scene.

Drivers on the road have reported four-mile queues over social media.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Trust said: “We responded to reports of a road traffic accident on the A12 near Junction 30 near Colchester around 3.30pm this afternoon.

“We are still on the scene and have treated one person for minor injuries.”


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