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Travel: Jack-knifed lorry partially blocks A12 between East Bergholt and Stratford

07:30 04 February 2014

The A12 is partially closed due to a jack-knifed lorry.

The A12 is partially closed due to a jack-knifed lorry.

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A jack-knifed lorry has partially blocked the A12 southbound between East Bergholt and Statford St Mary.

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The accident was reported at about 7.25am after the engine suffered a blow-out and then jack-knifed across the road.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said a recovery vehicle had been requested and the road was expected to reopen by 9.30am.

There were no injuries reported.

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  • What a shame it was not nearer ipswich the council could have put some traffic lights in place

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    pandy

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