Van driver dies on A1065

A van driver has died after he was in collision with a lorry along a busy Suffolk road.The man, who has not been named, was pronounced dead at the scene of this afternoon's accident, which happened along the A1065 at Eriswell.

A van driver has died after he was in collision with a lorry along a busy Suffolk road.

The man, who has not been named, was pronounced dead at the scene of this afternoon's accident, which happened along the A1065 at Eriswell.

Suffolk police said an investigation had been launched to determine the cause of the accident between the two commercial vehicles, which happened at just before 3pm.

Fire crews from Mildenhall, Bury St Edmunds and Newmarket worked to free the victim who had become trapped in his van.

The lorry driver was taken to West Suffolk Hospital, in Bury, suffering from minor injuries.