Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries in collision with tractor

The A47 at West Bilney was closed for more than two hours, after a collision in which a motorcyclist

The A47 at West Bilney was closed for more than two hours, after a collision in which a motorcyclist suffered serious injuries Picture: Chris Bishop - Credit: Chris Bishop

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash on the A47.

Police say a motorcycle and a tractor were involved in a collision at West Bilney, near King’s Lynn, just before 8am.

The motorcyclist suffered what were described as serious injuries.

An ambulance spokesman said: “We were called to the A47 at West Bilney at around 7.55am today following reports of a collision. We sent an ambulance, rapid response vehicle, a BASICS (British Association for Immediate Care) car and the East Anglian Air Ambulance.

“Crews treated a male patient at the scene before transporting him to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for further assessment and care.”


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The road was closed between Lynn and Swaffham for more than two hours as emergency services dealt with the incident. It has now reopened.

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