Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 14°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Update: Firefighters take two hours to free casualty in A11 crash at Elveden

17:49 11 January 2014

Archant

Firefighters took almost two hours to free someone trapped following a head-on collision at a notorious accident hotspot.

shares

Crews from Mildenhall, Bury St Edmunds and Newmarket attended the crash at the A11 near Elveden at 4.45pm today.

A man was found trapped by his feet in one of the two cars involved. Having initially began efforts to free him, they paused to allow medical assistance before he was eventually freed 6.40pm. He is not believed to have suffered serious injuries.

The A11 is now closed in both directions between Elveden Crossroads in Elveden and Fiveways in Barton Mills.

Emergency services are still at the scene on the A11 London Road in Elveden following the collision between a Renault Laguna and a Skoda.

shares

0 comments

Police are investigating

The incident occurred at around 4.10am on Sunday in Charles Street.

Police release efit in connection with Stowmarket robbery on June 1

The hard drive, along with designer sunglasses and a DVD player, were stolen from St Osyth Road on Saturday.

Police remain at the scene of the incident

The two thefts have prompted a warning to horse and yard owners to review the security of their properties.

Two homes in Harebell Road were burgled on Friday (July 24).

Police release efit in connection with Stowmarket robbery on June 1

The first incident occurred between Wednesday, July 22 at 11pm and Thursday, July 23 at midnight, in which offenders forced entry to a van on Avondale Walk and took a black tool bag containing a spotlight and charger.

Police are currently on the scene of a two-vehicle collision on the Felixstowe-bound carriageway of the A14 close to the Trimley turn off.

Jamie Williams and The Roots Collective performing at the 2012 Brightlingsea Music Festival.

A bumper line-up is set to hit the stage for this year’s Brightlingsea Free Music Festival as the event celebrates its 15th anniversary.

From left to right, Paul Goodchild, Dale Boustead, Gordon Wagstaff, Neil Stead, Stephen Cole, and Roger Stearne

A west Suffolk grandfather who collapsed at the bed and breakfast he runs and went into cardiac arrest has been reunited with the ambulance workers who saved his life.

The Beatles

Organisers of a major creative event in Woodbridge have announced this summer’s line-up – and an expansion of the festival.

Five-generation family following the birth of Betty Warne’s great-great-grandson Hudson. Left to right, Hudson Moss, Abigail Frost, Sarah Frost, Julie Hudson, Betty Warne.

Three-week old Hudson Moss will not be short of attention from doting relatives – he is the fifth generation to be born into a close-knit Claydon family.

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages