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Colchester/A12: Woman injured and one lane on A12 blocked after lorry and car crash

PUBLISHED: 20:05 03 March 2014 | UPDATED: 20:05 03 March 2014

The two vehicles collided shortly before junction 26 for Eight Ash Green on the southbound carriageway at around 4.15pm today.

The two vehicles collided shortly before junction 26 for Eight Ash Green on the southbound carriageway at around 4.15pm today.

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A woman suffered a head injury and one lane of the A12 near Colchester was blocked for several hours after a collision between a lorry and a car.

The two vehicles collided shortly before junction 26 for Eight Ash Green on the southbound carriageway at around 4.15pm today.

A female driver in her 20s involved in the accident sustained a head injury not thought to be serious, an East of England Ambulance Service spokesman said.

She was taken to Colchester General Hospital for further treatment.

One lane was blocked for several hours before reopening at around 7pm.

Congestion reportedly built back to junction 29 at the A1232 Ardleigh turn-off.

The A14 has been closed in both directions near Bury St Edmunds amid reports of a cow being on the dual carriageway.

The family of a policeman from Braintree injured in the Westminster terror attack have described their “tragedy”.

A grieving Ipswich father whose 26-year-old son died in a car crash is demanding a change in the law over the “ridiculous” rules regarding compensation for bereavement paid by insurance companies.

An item was recovered by firefighters from a river near Ipswich train station as part of a police investigation this evening.

Our iwitness members have been sending us their photos they’ve been taking this weekend.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service have tackled fires across the county today.

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