Man treated for leg injuries after two-car crash

Police and National Grid engineers were called to Wangford Road, Reydon, near Southwold, at around 4

The A1101 was closed after a crash Burnt Fen Turnpike near Mildenhall - Credit: Archant

A man has been injured in a two-car crash on the A1101 near Mildenhall.

The incident took place at 10.40am on Monday, May 31, with Suffolk police and firefighters attending.

The crash caused the closure of the A1101 at Burnt Fen Turnpike, with Suffolk police remaining at the scene after 1.30pm for the recovery of the cars.

A volunteer critical care paramedic, from the emergency medical charity Suffolk Accident Rescue Service (SARS), also assisted East of England Ambulance Service at the crash on the A1101.

A man was assessed and treated for leg injuries at the scene by the SARS CCP and EEAST paramedics after being freed from his vehicle by the Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service.

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The patient was subsequently taken to hospital by land ambulance.

An East Anglian Air Ambulance also helped several patients at the scene.

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Firefighters left 11.55am.

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