Driver in hospital after car crashes into field off A14

Part of the A14 has been closed after a vehicle has left the road near the A12 turn off in Ipswich

Part of the A14 has been closed after a vehicle has left the road near the A12 turn off in Ipswich - Credit: A14 traffic cameras

A driver was taken to hospital after a car crashed into a field off the A14 near Ipswich.

Emergency services were called to the crash in the eastbound carriageway just after 4.40pm on Wednesday.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said on Wednesday: "Officers are currently on the scene and the eastbound carriageway of the A14 will be closed from junction 58.

"A vehicle has left the road and gone through a fence and has come to rest on its side in a field."

The East of England Ambulance Service later confirmed the driver was taken to Ipswich Hospital for treatment.

The road  reopened by 9pm.

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