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A12 underpass at Capel St Mary near Ipswich closes as police and Highways teams deal with flooding

Drivers were being urged to avoid a road which passes under the A12 near Ipswich as it was flooded this morning.

Police and Highways teams have been dealing with the flooded underpass at Capel St Mary today

Officers had been advising motorists to avoid the area and plan alternative routes.

The road is expected to reopen shortly as teams have been on site clearing the standing water from the area.

The pump has now been fixed and the remaining water is now draining away.

Officials said once it is clear, the road will reopen.

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