Road closed after single-vehicle crash near Southwold

Ipswich Road in Colchester is currently blocked after a three-vehicle crash

Halesworth Road in Southwold is currently blocked in both directions after a single-vehicle crash - Credit: ©Archant Photographic 2010

Drivers were asked to avoid the main road into Southwold from the A12, as emergency services attend to a single-vehicle crash. 

Officers arrived at the scene of the crash on the A1095 Halesworth Road at about 1.30pm, near to the junction of the A12. 

A spokesman for Suffolk police confirmed that one vehicle is involved but had no further details at that stage. But that part of the road was closed in both directions.

In a tweet, Halesworth police are asking drivers to avoid the area.  

A spokesman for Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service spokeswoman said: "Crews have been called to the crash to assist with the removal of one  person from their vehicle."

Appliances from Southwold, Halesworth, Beccles and Lowestoft South were called to the scene. 

The air ambulance had also been spotted in the area. 

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The reopened as of 5pm on Sunday evening.

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