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Road reopened after Lorry blocked section of A47

PUBLISHED: 14:02 13 August 2020 | UPDATED: 14:08 13 August 2020

Police are currently on scene of a serious crash in Billingford. Picture: James Bass

Police are currently on scene of a serious crash in Billingford. Picture: James Bass

Archant Norfolk Photographic © 2014

A section of the A47 has reopened after the road became blocked.

The road had been blocked at Little Fransham, between Dereham and Swaffham, at around 9.30am on Thursday, August 13, following what Norfolk police described as “a highway obstruction”.

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A spokesperson from Norfolk Constabulary added: “It’s an abnormal load issue - a lorry.

“While cars are managing to get past the blockage, lorries are blocked so there will be delays.”

The road reopened at midday.


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