A woman was rescued from a Suffolk river in the early hours of this morning. 

Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to Cross Street in Sudbury at about 1am on Wednesday after reports of a person in the water. 

The woman was rescued by firefighters and transported into the care of the ambulance service. 

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A stop time was called at 2.05am. 

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said: "The woman was transported to the West Suffolk Hospital for further assessment and treatment.”