UPDATED: Crashed 55-tonne crane now removed from A1088 near Ixworth

Road and traffic news.
Road and traffic news.

A crash involving a 55-tonne mobile crane blocked the A1088 near Ixworth for four hours this morning, Wednesday January 13.

The collision has taken place in Stow Lane between the A14 junction 47 at Woolpit and the A143 Stow Road at about 7.30am.

Police are reported a large amount of debris in the road and advised drivers to avoid the area, but had to close the road a about 10.30am.

The road was reopened just after 2.30pm.