Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 7°C

min temp: 6°C

Search

Langham: Road closed after a cement mixer overturns

PUBLISHED: 16:16 14 February 2014 | UPDATED: 16:16 14 February 2014

Road closed

Road closed

Archant

A cement mixer has overturned near Colchester.

As it did so sand has spilt over the road and closed it in both directions.

A spokesperson for Essex Police said: “A road crash happened when the driver of a cement mixer appears to have lost control of the vehicle while travelling along Langham Lane in Langham shortly after 10am on February 14 and flipped onto its side.

“Nobody was injured.

“The road is currently closed while the vehicle is recovered and this closure is being handled by the Highways Agency.”

This is the last week that market traders will operate from Ipswich’s Cornhill for at least a year as work to rebuild the town centre is due to start.

Drivers are being warned they could face delays as roadworks begin at one of Ipswich’s busiest junctions this morning.

James Blunt and Plan B have joined this year’s Newmarket Nights line-up.

Police are at the scene of a crash on the A1071 near Hintlesham this evening.

A super slimmer from Colchester told she was a ticking time bomb at 32 stone is enjoying a new lease of life – after shedding half her body weight.

Police are appealing for witnesses after an elderly woman reported being robbed in Haverhill on Friday.

The body of a man found near Leavenheath this afternoon is believed to be that of missing Richard Hull, police have confirmed.

Most read

Eating Out in the Broads

cover

Click here to view
the Eating Out
supplement

View

Visit the Broads

cover

Click here to view
the Visit the Broads
supplement

View

London Boat Show 2018

cover

Click here to view
London Boat
Show supplement

View

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24