One arrest made and five hurt following two-car crash in Ipswich

One person has been arrested and five injured in a two-car crash in Ipswich town centre

One person has been arrested and five injured in a two-car crash in Ipswich town centre - Credit: Mike Page

Five people suffered minor injuries and one person was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving following a two-car collision in Ipswich.

The incident happened at St Margaret’s Street at 11.12pm on Monday night involving a Mercedes C180 and a Vauxhall.

A police spokesman said one of the drivers – a man in his 20s – was arrested at the scene on suspicion of driving with excess alcohol, and he remains in custody this morning.

Five people suffered minor injuries but no one required hospital treatment.