Man arrested after crash blocks road in west Suffolk

Car on its side in Hargrave, west Suffolk

A man was arrested after a crash in Hargrave, west Suffolk this morning - Credit: JOHN MCGOVERN

A man has been arrested after a crash which left a van on its side in a west Suffolk village.

Police and the fire service were called to Birds End, Hargrave, at around 5.45am today (Sunday, November 14) to reports a car had crashed into a hedge.

Car on its side in Hargrave, west Suffolk

A man was arrested after a crash in Hargrave, west Suffolk this morning - Credit: JOHN MCGOVERN

They arrived to find a grey van on its side, almost completely blocking the road.

The occupants of the vehicle are understood to have left the scene before emergency services arrived.

However a police spokesman said the driver was later arrested at the scene for "other matters" unrelated to the crash.

Car on its side in Hargrave, west Suffolk

A man was arrested after a crash in Hargrave, west Suffolk this morning - Credit: JOHN MCGOVERN

Nobody was seriously injured in the crash.

The road reopened at around 7.30am.

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