A12 closed after van careers into ditch

PART of the A12 is currently closed this morning (Wednesday) after a van flipped and landed on its roof in a ditch.The accident happened between Blythburgh and Wangford shortly before 7am on the northbound carriageway.

PART of the A12 is currently closed this morning (Wednesday) after a van flipped and landed on its roof in a ditch.

The accident happened between Blythburgh and Wangford shortly before 7am on the northbound carriageway.

The male driver of the Mercedes van suffered a minor bump to his head. He was assessed by paramedics at the scene but did not need further treatment at hospital.

A police spokeswoman said both carriageways of the A12 was temporarily closed at about 8am while recovery crews prepare to turn the van back over and remove it from the road.