Traffic delays on Suffolk’s icy roads after coldest night of 2016

A walk around the National Trust buildings at Flatford in the early morning - by Mick Webb

A walk around the National Trust buildings at Flatford in the early morning - by Mick Webb - Credit: citizenside.com

Motorists are suffering traffic delays this morning after a number of accidents on Suffolk’s icy roads.

A walk around the National Trust buildings at Flatford in the early morning - by Mick Webb

A walk around the National Trust buildings at Flatford in the early morning - by Mick Webb - Credit: citizenside.com

There are reports of congestion at the Copdock interchange in Ipswich due to an obstruction on the A12 northbound.

Congestion has also hit London Road, Fore Hamlet and Colchester Road in Ipswich.

A bittern out in the open is well camouflaged by its colours against the background of reeds - by Fr

A bittern out in the open is well camouflaged by its colours against the background of reeds - by Frank Mitchell - Credit: citizenside.com

Accidents have also been reported on Foxhall Road and Bell Lane in Kesgrave at the junction of Penzance Road.

There were further reports of an accident on The Street in East Bergholt this morning.

A bittern out in the open is well camouflaged by its colours against the background of reeds - by Fr

A bittern out in the open is well camouflaged by its colours against the background of reeds - by Frank Mitchell - Credit: citizenside.com


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Last night temperatures plummeted well below freezing, with lows of -7C recorded in some parts of Suffolk - making it the coldest night of 2016.

Suffolk wolk to a glistening layer of frost covering roads, fields and cars, making it precarious on the roads this morning.

A walk around Flatford early on Tuesday morning - very chilly but much to see! Specially when lookin

A walk around Flatford early on Tuesday morning - very chilly but much to see! Specially when looking for close up shots - by Mick Webb - Credit: citizenside.com

Share your weather photos with us today - email them with a caption to our picture desk and we will publish a collection online.

A walk around Flatford early on Tuesday morning - very chilly but much to see! Specially when lookin

A walk around Flatford early on Tuesday morning - very chilly but much to see! Specially when looking for close up shots - by Mick Webb - Credit: citizenside.com

A walk around Flatford early on Tuesday morning - very chilly but much to see! Specially when lookin

A walk around Flatford early on Tuesday morning - very chilly but much to see! Specially when looking for close up shots - by Mick Webb - Credit: citizenside.com

A walk around the National Trust buildings at Flatford in the early morning - by Mick Webb

A walk around the National Trust buildings at Flatford in the early morning - by Mick Webb - Credit: citizenside.com

A walk around the National Trust buildings at Flatford in the early morning - by Mick Webb

A walk around the National Trust buildings at Flatford in the early morning - by Mick Webb - Credit: citizenside.com

Textures taken on a winter morning at Flatford

Textures taken on a winter morning at Flatford - Credit: citizenside.com


Really worthwhile getting up for an early morning walk around Flatford - the overnight frost mak

Really worthwhile getting up for an early morning walk around Flatford - the overnight frost makes for some fine views - Credit: citizenside.com


Really worthwhile getting up for an early morning walk around Flatford - the overnight frost mak

Really worthwhile getting up for an early morning walk around Flatford - the overnight frost makes for some fine views - Credit: citizenside.com


Really worthwhile getting up for an early morning walk around Flatford - the overnight frost mak

Really worthwhile getting up for an early morning walk around Flatford - the overnight frost makes for some fine views - Credit: citizenside.com


Really worthwhile getting up for an early morning walk around Flatford - the overnight frost mak

Really worthwhile getting up for an early morning walk around Flatford - the overnight frost makes for some fine views - Credit: citizenside.com


Really worthwhile getting up for an early morning walk around Flatford - the overnight frost mak

Really worthwhile getting up for an early morning walk around Flatford - the overnight frost makes for some fine views - Credit: citizenside.com

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