Woman trapped after car overturned in ditch near Mendlesham

Four fire engines have been called to a crash near Mendlesham this afternoon 

Four fire engines have been called to a crash near Mendlesham this afternoon - Credit: Google Maps

A woman has been freed from her car after it left the road and overturned in a ditch.

Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to the single vehicle crash in Mendlesham Road, Cotton, just after 3.15pm. 

A spokesman for Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said crews were called to rescue one person from their vehicle.

Fire crews from Princes Street, Stowmarket, Elmswell and Ixworth attended the scene. 

The East of England Ambulance Service was called as a precaution but no injuries were reported.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said: "We were called to reports that a car had left the road and overturned on its side in a ditch.

"Fire is at the scene to assist in removing the driver, a female, from the vehicle.

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"The road is open, however there may be some obstruction as emergency services assist with the incident and there may be some disruption to drivers."

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service made a 'stop' call at 4.20pm. 

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