Travel: Emergency services free one person from vehicle after crash near Risby

Police are at the scene of a "serious" crash in Otley

Police are at the scene of a "serious" crash in Otley - Credit: Archant

One person was freed from a van following a crash on the A14 near Risby.

Police were called to the two-vehicle collision, near the slip-road leading to the village in the Newmarket-bound direction, at 1.45pm.

Ambulance and fire crews are also in attendance.

An ambulance service spokesman said: “Two casualties were treated, one for a neck injury and one suffering a chest injury.

“Their conditions aren’t thought to be serious but they’ve been conveyed to West Suffolk Hospital for further treatment.”


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The fire service said they freed one of the casualties from a van.

The road reopened before 3.30pm.

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