Fallen boat blocks part of A47 in Norfolk

Police at the scene of an incident on the A47 at Blofield involving a boat on a trailer. Picture: Denise Bradley

The A47 was partially blocked this lunchtime after a trailer carrying a boat fell off the car which was towing it.

Police at the scene of an incident on the A47 at Blofield involving a boat on a trailer. Picture: Denise Bradley

Police were called to the Norwich-bound road at Blofield at 12.15pm today after the lorry jackknifed.

The 2.4 tonne boat had fallen from a 24ft long trailer, blocking the carriageway.

Norfolk police said nobody was hurt, but that one lane of the carriageway was closed.


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