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Blythburgh/Southwold: Overturned car blocks A12

12:41 05 March 2014

Motorists faced delays on the A12 near Southwold after a car overturned.

Motorists faced delays on the A12 near Southwold after a car overturned.


An overturned car on the A12 near Southwold caused delays for motorists for more than an hour today.


Police were called to reports of the single-vehicle incident on the A12 northbound at Blythburgh at around 10am.

A Ford Focus which had overturned and landed on its roof was partially on the road and blocking traffic, a Suffolk Constabulary spokesman said.

She said the vehicle was recovered at just after 11.20am. No injuries were reported.


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  • This accident accident involved friends of mine who are ok thankfully, but did lose one of their dogs who escaped the car and ran off, here is a link and contact details if anyone has seen her, her owners are desparate to find her, many thanks

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    John Cassidy

    Wednesday, March 5, 2014

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