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Crash between two lorries closes Orwell Bridge in Suffolk

The driver suffered minor injuries. Credit: Highways England

A driver suffered minor injuries following a crash between two lorries on the A14 near to the Orwell Bridge.

The westbound carriageway was closed for several hours after a lorry jackknifed just after 6am this morning (21 January) between junction 57 at Nacton Heath and junction 56 at Wherstead.

The road re-opened to motorists around 11am.

Jackknifed lorry closes A14 Orwell Bridge westbound Credit: Highways England

The closure caused traffic congestion back to junction 58, the Seven Hills roundabout.

Police said the central reservation had been damaged by the crash.

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The central reservation had been damaged Credit: Highways England