Tanker carrying large quantity of fuel crashes in Pettaugh

A tanker has come off the road in Pettaugh.

A tanker has come off the road in Pettaugh.

An oil tanker and trailer came off the road and into a grass verge in Suffolk.

Suffolk Constabulary was called to the A1120 in Pettaugh at around 10.30am with reports that the vehicle’s rear wheels were off the ground.

A police spokeswoman said the male driver was not injured and was directing traffic around the vehicle.

The tanker was carrying “quite a quantity of fuel” but was not damaged during the crash, the spokeswoman added.

The vehicle was recovered and the road clear by 12.30pm.


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