Motorists face tailbacks

MOTORISTS were caught up in traffic queues today after two accidents on Suffolk roads at rush hour.Emergency services were called to the eastbound carriageway of the A14 at Copdock at 8.20am.

MOTORISTS were caught up in traffic queues today after two accidents on Suffolk roads at rush hour.

Emergency services were called to the eastbound carriageway of the A14 at Copdock at 8.20am after a lorry collided with a Citroen Zara Picasso and a Porsche.

Drivers were warned to avoid the area as one lane was closed while the vehicles were recovered but it was reopened by 8.45am. No one was injured.

There was also a single vehicle crash on the A12 northbound at Wickham Market at 7.40am. The female driver of the Citroen ZX was left shaken but not hurt. She was treated by ambulance at the scene.

One lane was blocked following the crash but was cleared by 8.50am.