Crash shuts A12 for nearly two hours

Police closed part of the A12 southbound near East Bergholt this morning Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

Police closed part of the A12 southbound near East Bergholt this morning Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: GOOGLE MAPS

Suffolk police were called to a crash on the A12 near East Bergholt this morning, with a section of the southbound carriageway closed for nearly two hours.

Officers were sent to the scene shortly after 11am to reports of a collision between a silver/grey Citroen van and a black Renault Clio.

Part of the road was closed by police while recovery was arranged for the vehicles, a spokeswoman for the force said.

No-one was injured and the collision was 'damage only', she added.

Traffic was slow in the area while the incident was dealt with, but the road was re-opened at approximately 12.50pm.


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Witnesses to the crash and anyone with information should call Suffolk police on 101.

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