A47 closed in both directions between A10 and A1122 following serious collision between a coach and van

An image of a Norfolk Police Car. Phot: Denise Bradley

An image of a Norfolk Police Car. Phot: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2015

Police are asking motorists to avoid part of the A47 following a serious crash.

The A47 is shut in both directions between the A10 and the A1122 near King's Lynn.

Emergency services are currently on the scene.

Norfolk Police tweeted at 5.41pm: 'A47 at Constitution Hill, Lynn, Swaffham bound closed following serious collision involving coach and van.

'Emergency services on scene - motorist advised to avoid the area.'

Highways England said the closure is expected to remain in place for a number of hours whilst collision investigation work takes place.

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