Search

Police car and another vehicle involved in Ipswich crash

PUBLISHED: 21:38 16 July 2019 | UPDATED: 21:45 16 July 2019

The crash happened in the middle of the junction around 8pm on Tuesday, July 16 Picture: ARCHANT

The crash happened in the middle of the junction around 8pm on Tuesday, July 16 Picture: ARCHANT

Archant

A police car and a Volkswagen Golf have been involved in a collision at a busy town centre junction.

The police car suffered damage to its front right wheel after being involved in an accident with the Volkswagen Golf Picture: ARCHANTThe police car suffered damage to its front right wheel after being involved in an accident with the Volkswagen Golf Picture: ARCHANT

The crash, which happened around 8pm Tuesday evening, July 16, saw the crossroads of Portman Road and Handford Road partially blocked.

Officers directed traffic around the incident, although entry to Handford Road via Civic Drive was blocked by two police cars.

The cause of the crash is not currently known, but police have confirmed no one involved sustained any injuries.

The police car sustained damage to its front right wheel, while the registration plate of the Golf had fallen off during the incident.

A second police car towed the damaged car away from the junction.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Ipswich Star. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Most Read

Latest from the Ipswich Star