A149 in West Norfolk remains closed following ‘serious’ crash

Police were called to an accident on the A1066. Picture: Denise Bradley

Police were called to an accident on the A1066. Picture: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2015

Police closed a road following a crash in West Norfolk this evening.

Norfolk police said the A149, between the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Knights Hill roundabouts, was closed due to the incident.

Norfolk fire service said it was dealing with a crash on the A149 in the Gaywood area. It was called to the scene at about 5.50pm.

Crews from King's Lynn and Sandringham used hydraulic equipment to rescue a person.

A Norfolk police spokesperson said emergency services had been called to a "serious collision".


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The spokesperson said the road remained closed as of 10pm.

In a Tweet, police said: "Road closed in both directions on the #A149 between QEH and Knights Hill roundabouts following a road traffic collision. Emergency services are on scene and dealing."

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- Norfolk police has been contacted for more information.

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