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

18:18 03 July 2014

Orwell Bridge

Orwell Bridge

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

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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.

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2 comments

  • Just what I thought Spike. Has the person writing this ever been to Ipswich? Both ways are Ipswich bound.

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    Pop-pop

    Friday, July 4, 2014

  • "Ipswich bound" what direction might that be?

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    spike martin

    Thursday, July 3, 2014

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