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Driver taken to hospital after late night crash

PUBLISHED: 07:29 05 August 2018 | UPDATED: 07:29 05 August 2018

The incident happened on Somersham Road in Little Blakenham Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The incident happened on Somersham Road in Little Blakenham Picture: GOOGLE MAPS


A car ended up on its side and the driver taken to hospital after a collision on Somersham Road in Little Blakenham.

Police were called to the scene of a single vehicle collision at 11.30pm last night, where a car was found on its side.

Suffolk fire and ambulance services were also on hand to assist – with three fire engines mobilised, one each from Hadleigh, Princes Street and Stowmarket.

Police confirmed that the driver of the vehicle was taken to Ipswich Hospital to be treated for minor injuries.

The fire service called a stop on the incident at twenty past midnight.

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