Car and two lorries collide on A47 closing the road at Scarning

Generic image of a police car belonging to the Norfolk Constabulary.Picture: James Bass

Generic image of a police car belonging to the Norfolk Constabulary.Picture: James Bass - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2014

The A47 has reopened at Scarning after a car and two lorries collided this afternoon.

Emergency services were called around 3.45pm to reports of a collision at the Draytonhall Lane turning. Recovery work was underway for several hours after substantial damage was caused to the vehicles involved.

The driver of the car involved, a Ford Focus, sustained minor injuries in the collision.

Traffic was diverted towards the old A47 at the Wendling junction while recovery work continued, and the road reopened by 9pm.


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