Crash between two cars closes road in Bury St Edmunds

PUBLISHED: 17:59 23 July 2018 | UPDATED: 18:05 23 July 2018

The crash happened in Compiegne Way, Bury St Edmunds (file image) Picture: PHIL MORLEY

The crash happened in Compiegne Way, Bury St Edmunds (file image) Picture: PHIL MORLEY


A key road in a Suffolk town was closed while emergency services dealt with a crash.

The two-car collision happened in Compiegne Way, Bury St Edmunds around 4pm today.

The road was shut between the Northgate Street roundabout and the Tesco roundabout.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service sent three crews – two from Bury St Edmunds and one from Ixworth – to the scene.

The brigade used social media to urge people to avoid the area.

Police also attended.

A spokesman for Suffolk Constabulary said no-one was seriously injured during the incident.

Recovery was arranged for the vehicles.


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