Police attend two multi-vehicle crashes just minutes apart on the A12 at Copdock

PUBLISHED: 08:54 17 January 2019 | UPDATED: 09:32 17 January 2019

The A12 as it approaches the Copdock roundabout Picture: PHIL MORLEY

The A12 as it approaches the Copdock roundabout Picture: PHIL MORLEY


Police have been called to two separate multi-vehicle crashes on the A12 at Copdock this morning.

Officers were called at around 7.45am today, Thursday, January 17, to a four-vehicle crash on the northbound carriageway of the A12, just before Ipswich.

A few minutes later, they received another call, this time to a three-vehicle crash on the southbound carriageway.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said there were no reports of injuries following the two collisions.

She said: “We were called at 7.47am this morning to the A12 at Copdock.
“On the northbound carriageway there was a report of a four-vehicle collision.

“Then in the same area, on the southbound carriageway, there was a report of a three vehicle collision.”

Both carriageways have now been cleared.

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