Main road re-opens following two vehicle crash

Generic pic of a Road Closed sign. Picture: Chris Bishop

Generic pic of a Road Closed sign. Picture: Chris Bishop - Credit: Archant

A main road through the region was closed to traffic for more than two hours after a crash between two vehicles late this morning.

At around 11.30am, a white Skoda and a silver Nissan X-Trail were involved in a crash on the A1075 at Shipdham, which saw one of the motorists suffer a cut to the head.

Emergency services attended the scene of the crash, which happened on the Watton-bound lane and the road was completely blocked as a result.

Police closed the road in both directions and have advised motorists to avoid the area and find alternative routes.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service also attended the scene, with crews from Dereham and Watton assisting police.

You may also want to watch:

The road re-opened shortly after 2pm.

For the latest travel updates visit our live traffic map.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus