A11 reopens after ‘serious incident’ shuts it for five hours

A crash on the A11 has brought traffic to a standstill. Photo: Emma Parkinson

A crash on the A11 has brought traffic to a standstill. Photo: Emma Parkinson - Credit: Emma Parkinson

The A11 has reopened after a 'serious incident' closed it for several hours.

The road was closed between Thetford and Larling after the incident - which the Highways Agency described as 'serious' - from about 7.20pm on Wednesday night.

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Highways England said the road would be unlikely to reopen until 2.30am on Thursday morning, they posted on Twitter just before midnight to say it was now clear.


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They said 'accident investigation work and clear-up' had been completed.

More to follow.

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