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A140 closed after serious crash

PUBLISHED: 06:34 06 July 2020 | UPDATED: 15:00 06 July 2020

Police remain on scene of a major crash on the A140 at Stoke Ash  Picture: CHARLOTTE BOND

Police remain on scene of a major crash on the A140 at Stoke Ash Picture: CHARLOTTE BOND

CHARLOTTE BOND

The A140 remains closed after a serious crash left people requiring rescue from their vehicles.

Police have been at the scene of the crash since 5am  Picture: CHARLOTTE BONDPolice have been at the scene of the crash since 5am Picture: CHARLOTTE BOND

Police, ambulance and fire crews were called to the scene of the collision at Stoke Ash shortly before 5am today (Monday, July 6).

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The crash involved a car and a van.

A Suffolk police spokeswoman said those involved have suffered serious injuries.

Five fire crews – from Diss, Stradbroke, Eye and Debenham – arrived at the scene at 5.05am.

A fire service spokeswoman said crews have used “heavy rescue equipment” to rescue people from both vehicles.

At least two people are understood to have been freed.

Crews left the scene at 6.58am.

The road remains closed between Workhouse Road and Cedars Hill.

Police remain at the scene carrying out an investigation.


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