Four-vehicle crash closes A14 petrol station for more than 15 hours

A14 eastbound BP garage at Newmarket

A four-vehicle crash caused a damage to a pump and a fuel leak at the BP garage on the A14 eastbound at Newmarket - Credit: Google

Significant damage was caused to a fuel pump at a BP garage after a four-vehicle crash in Newmarket last week. 

Police are appealing for witnesses following the crash, which closed the BP station on the A14 eastbound for more than 15 hours due to a fuel leak.

The incident happened around 7.20am on Wednesday, March 31. 

A white BMW 1 Series was involved in a crash with three other vehicles and a fuel pump.

Fire crews also attended to make the forecourt safe due to the fuel leak, police said.  

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No one sustained any serious injuries during the incident.

Officers would like to hear from any witnesses - including any motorists who may have captured dashcam footage of the incident.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact the roads and armed policing team at Bury St Edmunds Police Station on 101, quoting reference: CAD 38 of March 31.

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