A14 in Suffolk remains closed following serious collision

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The A14 is currently closed from its junction with the J47 (Elmswell) to the J45 (Blackthorpe) due to a road traffic collision. Suffolk Police have carrying out investigation work and recovery work will take place later.

For traffic approaching the closure locally, you are advised to expect disruption with extra journey time and may potentially have to re-route your journey.

If travelling towards this area from much farther afield, you may wish to change your strategic route, allow extra travel time and follow guidance from our on-road variable message signs and media.

Diversion route details and guidance is as follows;

Exit the A14 at J47 Woolpit and follow the A1088 through Norton and Stowlangtoft to the roundabout with the A143 at Ixworth.
At the roundabout take the first exit and continue on the A143 through Great Barton to rejoin the A14 at J43 St Saviours.

Highways England has been working closely with our emergency services colleagues Suffolk Police, who led the response to this incident.