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Updated: Southbound A12 re-opened after two-vehicle smash near Wangford leaves man with serious chest injuries

PUBLISHED: 19:57 19 December 2012 | UPDATED: 21:25 19 December 2012

Police investiate the scene of a two-vehicle accident on the A12 at Wangford.

Police investiate the scene of a two-vehicle accident on the A12 at Wangford.

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A MAN has been airlifted to hospital with serious chest injuries after a two-vehicle smash on the A12.

A green Jaguar X-Type collided with a Suzuki Vitara near Wangford around 10.43am on Wednesday.

A spokesperson from the East Anglian Air Ambulance said a man - believed to be in his 50s -had been airlifted to the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital.

The doctor and paramedic onboard treated the man for serious chest injuries but his condition has beeen described as stable.

Police have now re-opened the southbound A12 and the B1126.

One person was rescued from a fire in a house in Braeburn Close near Woodbridge Road on the eastern side of Ipswich late on Sunday night.

Suffolk is set to launch a new campaign to try to find more foster-carers for children who need to be moved away from their own families.

Long, long ago (well, Saturday) in a galaxy far, far away (okay, Bury St Edmunds) stormtroopers from the planet Coruscant invaded the centre of a peaceful civilisation.

MP Therese Coffey has refused to apologise after questioning why police kept Orwell Bridge closed for eight hours following a fatal accident.

Eight fans were arrested by police after trouble broke out among a small group of football supporters at the end of the East Anglian derby at Portman Road in Ipswich.

A new Chief Fire Officer is being recruited to Essex County Fire and Rescue Service (ECFRS) – on a £140,000 per year salary.

A 21-year-old man was treated for stab wounds after being robbed in Colchester’s Greenstead Estate on Saturday evening.

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