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Bildeston/East Bergholt: Car brings down telephone pole and multi-car accident on A12

17:29 18 February 2014

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A car has collided with a telephone pole in Bildeston, bringing down the structure and causing traffic delays.

Engineers have been sent to the scene, in Ipswich Road, but police have warned motorists there could still be some delays.

The driver of the vehicle, a Renault Clio, is not understood to have suffered any serious injuries.

Meanwhile, there was also a minor multi-vehicle collision on the London-bound carriageway of the A12, near East Bergholt, reported at 4.40pm today.

The incident happened at Lattingford Hill.

Police say all cars were quickly off the road and nobody suffered any major injuries.

5 comments

  • Take "care" out there :)

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    mr angry

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014

  • "Care brings down telephone pole, causing delays" - wot - after taking all that care?,"Care brings down telephone pole, causing delays" - wot - after taking all that care??

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    Sarky Sage

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014

  • "Bildeston East Bergholt: Car brings down telephone pole and multi-car accident on A12" -Thats a big accident, it covers over 11 miles!

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    DaveHedgehog

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014

  • Ha ha ha - there's been many a time my posts have duplicated themselves separately but this is a first for it happening in 1 posting!! What is it with this website?????

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    Sarky Sage

    Wednesday, February 19, 2014

  • Care?! Lack of care, surely... ;-)

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    Fi, Stowmarket

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014

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