Firefighters cut woman out of vehicle

A WOMAN had to be cut free from her vehicle following a crash in Hasketon tonight.

A WOMAN had to be cut free from her vehicle following a crash in Hasketon tonight.

Boulge Road at Hasketon, near Woodbridge was blocked for an hour as emergency services dealt with the incident from 6.20pm.

Three fire crews were called to the scene to use specialist cutting equipment to free the woman through the roof of the vehicle.

Initially paramedics thought she had a spinal injury but she was taken to Ipswich Hospital with minor injuries, a spokesperson said.

Another person was also injured in the crash, involving a Fiat van and a Vauxhall Tigra, but did not require hospital treatment.