Rain

Rain

max temp: 3°C

min temp: 3°C

Search

Orwell Bridge: Ladders fall from van causing police to close A14 in Ipswich-bound direction

PUBLISHED: 18:18 03 July 2014 | UPDATED: 18:18 03 July 2014

Orwell Bridge

Orwell Bridge

(c) copyright citizenside.com

Drivers have been alert to avoid ladders falling from a van which was being driven in the Orwell Bridge area.

Police have a rolling road-block in action on the road in the Ipswich-bound direction after being called at 2.45pm.

A spokeswoman said she believed no-one had been hurt and the ladders were being recovered.

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

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.

A brave Kesgrave teenager who lost a leg to cancer hit headlines for passing her driving test a year early but she may now face losing that independence – and her beloved car.

A short stroll from the Cornhill can be packed with history, change and stories.

The man who spearheaded efforts to build a northern by-pass across Ipswich 25 years ago has backed new plans to build the road that are now emerging.

A man arrested in connection with an incident that saw armed police descend on Ipswich town centre last night will face no further action.

Jeremy Hunt has come under fire for a post he put on social media following a private visit to Ipswich Hospital.

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