Suffolk

Lorry driver 'lucky' to escape injury in A14 tailback crash

The crashed lorry Image copyright N & S Roads Policing
Image caption Police said the driver of the lorry was "lucky" to escape with minor injuries

A lorry driver was "lucky to escape" with minor injuries after crashing into queued traffic, police said.

The incident happened on the eastbound A14, near Coddenham, Suffolk, at about 17:45 GMT.

Norfolk and Suffolk Roads Policing said the driver "failed to see the tailback" from an earlier crash, colliding with a lorry and a car.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance, ambulance crews and the fire service attended the scene.

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