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Air ambulance called to serious collision in Great Waldingfield

PUBLISHED: 17:23 17 May 2018 | UPDATED: 18:26 17 May 2018

Police have blocked off the B1071.  Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police have blocked off the B1071. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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Lavenham Road is currently closed and motorists are being advised to avoid the area.

An Essex Air Ambulance was sent to the scene. Picture: SAFFRON PHOTOAn Essex Air Ambulance was sent to the scene. Picture: SAFFRON PHOTO

Suffolk police say they were called shortly before 3pm this afternoon to reports of a collision between a lorry and a bike in Lavenham Road, in the village near Sudbury.

An ambulance and air ambulance also attended.

A spokesperson for the East of England Ambulance Service said: ”We were called at 2.53pm today, May 17, to a road traffic incident on the B1071 at Great Waldingfield.

“We sent an ambulance crew an ambulance officer a rapid response vehicle and The Essex and Herts Air Ambulance to the scene.”

The crash happened on Lavenham Road, police said  Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe crash happened on Lavenham Road, police said Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Any witnesses to this incident are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101 quoting reference CAD 221 of 17 May.

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