Woman arrested on suspicion of drink-driving following A14 crash

Two cars have collided on the A14 near Stowmarket, sending three to hospital and one to custody Pict

Two cars have collided on the A14 near Stowmarket, sending three to hospital and one to custody Picture: GOOGLEMAPS - Credit: Archant

A woman was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving following a crash on the A14 near Stowmarket yesterday.

Police received reports of a crash involving two cars on the westbound carriageway close to junction 49 and Tot Hill around 11.30am.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said a woman aged in her 20s was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving and was subsequently released pending further enquiries.

Three people were injured in the crash and one lane of the road was closed while emergency services dealt with the incident.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 11.38am with reports of a collision on the A14.


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“We sent one ambulance and a rapid response vehicle.

“Three patients were taken to West Suffolk Hospital for further treatment.”

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