Man airlifted to hospital after crash on country road

The A1017 in Haverhill is closed in both directions following a serious collision. Picture: SARAH LU

The A1120 has been closed by police following the crash

A man has been airlifted to hospital following a crash on the A1120 near Stowupland.

Police, fire and ambulance crews were all called to the crash in Bell's Lane, near to the junction with Church Road, shortly before 6.50am Thursday.

The crash involved a car and a van.

Two fire crews helped to cut one man out of their vehicle before he was airlifted to Addenbrooke's Hospital.

A spokesman for the Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The road was shut in both directions between Church Road and the A140, but reopened shortly after 12.15pm.


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