Chelmondiston: Two injured in three-car crash involving police car

A police car has been involved in an accident in Chelmondiston

A police car has been involved in an accident in Chelmondiston - Credit: Archant

Two people have been taken to hospital after a three-car crash involving a police car.

The accident happened in Main Road, Chelmondiston, close to the junction with Bylam Lane, at around 4.20pm.

One witness said one car hit another into the police car.

A Suffolk Police spokesman said: “The police car was going through Chelmondiston to another event.

“Unfortunately a vehicle appears to have gone into the back of it. Both rear passengers of the second car suffered muscular neck injuries.


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“And firefighters had to cut the roof off one of the vehicles to help release the passengers from inside.”

Two people were taken to Ipswich Hospital for further checks.

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Motorists in the area are facing delays with queues stretching back to the Freston Street junction at the height of the disruption.

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