Coach heading back to depot collides with pick-up truck in Brome

File image of emergency services at the scene of a collision. Picture: ASHLEY PICKERING

File image of emergency services at the scene of a collision. Picture: ASHLEY PICKERING

Firefighters were called to a crash in a Suffolk village as there were fears someone may have been trapped in a vehicle.

The crash between a coach and a pick-up truck happened in Rectory Road, Brome, near Eye, shortly before 6.45pm.

The collision involved a single decker bus which was returning to its depot with no passengers on board and a Volkswagen Amarok.

A spokeswoman for Suffolk Constabulary said no one was believed to be seriously hurt as a result of the crash.

Four fire crews from Suffolk and Norfolk were sent to the incident.


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Vehicles attended from fire stations in Diss, Thetford and Eye.

The police spokeswoman said: “Initially there were reports of someone trapped in their vehicle.”

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The ambulance service also attended the collision.

The road was blocked at the junction with the A140, the police spokeswoman said.

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