Rickinghall: Casualty is taken to hospital after crash on A143

West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.

West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. - Credit: PA

One person has been taken to hospital following an accident between a car and a van near Rickinghall this morning.

The crash on the A143, at its junction with Town House Lane, happened just after 10am and involved a silver Peugeot 308 and an Iveco box van.

A spokesman for the ambulance service said three people suffered minor injuries, including a man in his 80s.

One patient was taken to West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds.

A spokeswoman for Suffolk police said the road was clear by 12.50pm.

Two ambulances attended.