Vauxhall Corsa collides with lamppost on the outskirts of Ipswich town centre

A car collided with a lampost in Vernon Street, Ipswich. Picture: TOM POTTER

A car collided with a lampost in Vernon Street, Ipswich. Picture: TOM POTTER - Credit: Tom Potter

Police were called to Vernon Street in Ipswich this afternoon after a car collided with a lamppost.

The accident occurred at around 1.50pm.

A spokeswoman for Suffolk Constabulary said officers were sent to the scene near Great Whip Street.

The single-vehicle crash involved a Vauxhall Corsa, which ended up in the middle of the road after colliding with the lamppost.

No one was said to have been injured as a result of the incident.

Traffic into and out of Ipswich was disrupted for a period of time.