Car collides with lorry on A11 at Thetford

Police have made two arrests and seized drugs after being called to a property in Norwich. Picture:

Police have made two arrests and seized drugs after being called to a property in Norwich. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

Emergency services were called to Thetford this afternoon after a car collided with a lorry on the A11.

Police were called at 2.50pm to reports of the collision between an HGV and a silver Toyota Avensis on the A11, at the Brandon Road roundabout.

An ambulance crew and a rapid response vehicle from the East of England Ambulance Service were called at 2.54pm and arrived on scene within four minutes.

The crew treated a male patient, believed to be in his 60s, who was complaining of chest pains. The ambulance remains on scene.

Three fire appliances from East Harling, Watton and Bury also attended the scene.


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A spokesperson for Norfolk Police said one driver had suffered minor whiplash in the incident.

Both vehicles are off the road and the road is now clear.

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