Police close A1071 after serious accident near Hintlesham

Emergency services have attended accidents this morning on the A14 at Stowmarket and A1071 near Hadl

Emergency services have attended accidents this morning on the A14 at Stowmarket and A1071 near Hadleigh. Stock image. Picture: ARCHANT - Credit: Staff

Police have closed the A1071 between Hintlesham and Hadleigh following a "serious" traffic accident involving a motorcycle and three cars.

Officers from Suffolk police were called to the scene of the crash, near Hintlesham Hall, shortly after 5.35pm alongside the ambulance service.

The crash was initially understood to have involved a motorcycle and a car, although a spokeswoman for Suffolk police has since said four vehicles were involved.

The spokeswoman described the crash as "serious" and confirmed the road will remain closed while enquiries take place.

No information regarding injuries has been confirmed.

Witnesses are asked to contact Suffolk police on 101, quoting CAD 288 of March 29.