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Wangford Road in Lakenheath closed near B1112 after car crashes into and hangs over bridge




Police have arrested a man on suspicion of drink driving after a car was found hanging over a bridge in Lakenheath.

Emergency services, including three fire crews, were called to Wangford Road in the village at around 4pm to reports of a car having crashed into a bridge.

Two men were treated for head injuries at the scene by volunteers from the Suffolk Accident Rescue Service.

Emergency services were called after a car crashed into a bridge in Lakenheath. Picture: Brandon Fire Station (47184593)
Emergency services were called after a car crashed into a bridge in Lakenheath. Picture: Brandon Fire Station (47184593)

They were later taken to hospital by ambulance.

Highways officers have been notified due to fuel and oil having spilled on to the road.

Wangford Road is currently closed and traffic is building on the B1112 Station Road.

A Suffolk fire spokesman said: "The scene has been made safe and there is no danger."

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