Van driver seriously hurt in crash

A VAN driver has suffered serious injuries after a crash with a tipper truck.

Laurence Cawley

A VAN driver has suffered serious injuries after a crash with a tipper truck.

The emergency services were called shortly before 9am today to a side road towards Tuddenham off the A11, near Mildenhall.

A police spokeswoman said the crash involved a white Vauxhall Astra van and a white Volvo tipper truck.

The driver of the van was trapped in his vehicle and has been seriously injured. A southbound lane of the A11 has been closed.