Four people have been taken to hospital after a multi-vehicle crash in a Suffolk town. 

Officers were called to the four-car collision in Needham Road, Stowmarket, at about 4.30pm on Tuesday. 

A spokesman for Suffolk police said four people were injured and taken to hospital. 

The extent of their injuries is unclear. 

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said: "Three ambulances were sent to the scene and transported four patients to hospital.”