A14 reopens after serious crash leaves road closed for several hours

Both lanes were initially closed to traffic following a collision near Colchester Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Part of the A14 has been closed overnight due to a serious collision

The A14 has reopened this morning after a serious crash near Bury St Edmunds. 

Police were called to the eastbound carriageway at around 10.20pm last night, Sunday, September 19, to reports of a crash between Bury St Edmunds and Blackthorpe.

Both lanes of the carriageway were closed as a result of the crash.

Police issued an update saying a single vehicle had been involved in the incident

A diversion route was put in place while officers were on scene.

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