Firefighters work to free person trapped in car after crash in Mendlesham Green

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash in Mendlesham Green (stock image). Picture: ANDREW HI

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash in Mendlesham Green (stock image). Picture: ANDREW HIRST - Credit: Archant

Emergency services are on the scene of a crash in Mendlesham Green where the car has come off the road and ended up in a ditch.

Police were called at 12.52pm to the single vehicle crash close to Lamberts Lane.

A spokesman for Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said a person was trapped in the vehicle and that crews were at the scene to help get them out.

He said: “There is a person trapped in their vehicle.

“The vehicle is on its side in a ditch wedged between trees in a difficult position where it is difficult to access.”


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He said three fire engines - one from Ipswich Princes Street, one from Stowmarket and one from Elmswell - has been sent to the scene.

A police spokeswoman added that it is likely a road closure would be taking place and that diversions would be put in place.

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