Van crashes into lamp post near Tesco roundabout in Stowmarket

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The lamppost fell close to the Tesco supermarket in Stowmarket - Credit: Google Maps

A lamp post has been knocked down after a van crashed into it in Stowmarket. 

Officers from Suffolk police were called to the incident near the Tesco roundabout in Stowmarket, close to the A1120 shortly after 9am this morning. 

A Ford Transit van crashed into a nearby lamppost, knocking it over and exposing wires at its base. 

A spokesman for Suffolk police said there were no injuries reported as a result of the collision and that the van had been recovered. 

Suffolk Highways has been notified and the lamp post has been moved out of the way.