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Travel: Crashes, flooding and fallen trees reported across the region

PUBLISHED: 16:33 10 August 2014 | UPDATED: 16:56 10 August 2014

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Minor incidents continue to blight the region’s roads in the wet weather.

A white Ford Fiesta has crashed near the Martlesham Industrial Estate after losing control, with the car’s male driver suffering an arm injury.

A car skidded out of control and crashed at the roundabout off Junction 50 of the A14 at Stowupland.

A large tree branch blocked a lane on the westbound-off slip road of the A14 at Junction 40, for Higham, while part of the car park of Nowton Park in Bury St Edmunds has also been closed off after half a lime tree came crashing down.

Minor flooding has also been reported at the railway bridge on the junction between Barton Road and New Road in Thurston.

In Colchester, a blue Ford Fiesta crashed into a bollard at the junction between Northern Approach and Boxted Road at around 2.15pm.

More than 50 jobs at Suffolk libraries are under threat as the service is being forced into a major restructure following two years of serious budget cuts.

Explore a half size Sutton Hoo ship, watch Roman battle drills and meet D-Day re-enactors at Museum of East Anglian Life’s Living History Fair this August.

Two men armed with a gun and knives attacked a man, in Kirby Cross, with an unknown substance before stealing jewellery.

Emergency services including an air ambulance crew are at the scene of a serious crash in mid Suffolk.

Part of a busy Lowestoft road has been closed and traffic is being diverted after a woman was involved in a collision with a bus.

A Hadleigh couple who had both their cars stolen during a burglary while they slept just metres from the intruders have said they have been “overwhelmed” after their plight was shared more than 10,000 times on social media.

Red carpet parades will showcase Suffolk’s favourite dog breeds in style this weekend as the county celebrates a landmark tenth anniversary.

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