Road reopened following ‘serious’ six vehicle crash on the A47 near Swaffham

At the A47 near Swaffham where Norfolk police have closed off the road completely after a six vehicl

At the A47 near Swaffham where Norfolk police have closed off the road completely after a six vehicle crash. Picture: Chris Craddock / KL.FM 967 - Credit: Archant

A road has been reopened following 'serious' six vehicle crash on the A47.

At the A47 near Swaffham where Norfolk police have closed off the road completely after a six vehicl

At the A47 near Swaffham where Norfolk police have closed off the road completely after a six vehicle crash. Picture: Chris Craddock / KL.FM 967 - Credit: Archant

The road had been closed for around four hours between the A1122 and the A1065 - between Narborough and Swaffham - due to the collision which happened today (Saturday November 10) at around 10.25am.

Officers from Breckland Police and Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team area both attended, along with the East of England Ambulance Service.

The extent of any injuries are currently unknown.

Drivers in the area were urged to take care and a diversion was put in place .

At the A47 near Swaffham where Norfolk police have closed off the road completely after a six vehicl

At the A47 near Swaffham where Norfolk police have closed off the road completely after a six vehicle crash. Picture: Chris Craddock / KL.FM 967 - Credit: Archant

Following reports of possible delays, Norfolk police took to Twitter to warn commuters in the area: 'En route to reports of an RTC on the A47 westbound near to Swaffham, please be advised there may be delays in the area.'


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- If you can provide an update of traffic delays in the area, email Donna-Louise.Bishop@archant.co.uk.

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