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Man hospitalised after ‘serious’ collision with tree

PUBLISHED: 13:02 14 October 2020 | UPDATED: 16:15 14 October 2020

Emergency services were called to a collision in Cawston Road, Aylsham. Image: Archant

Emergency services were called to a collision in Cawston Road, Aylsham. Image: Archant

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A man has been hospitalised following a single-vehicle crash in Aylsham.

Emergency services were called to a collision in Cawston Road, Aylsham. Image: ArchantEmergency services were called to a collision in Cawston Road, Aylsham. Image: Archant

Cawston Road has been reopened following the collision, which happened on the road north of the B1145 around 10am today (Wednesday, October 14).

The air ambulance, police, fire and rescue and road ambulance teams were all called to the scene of the incident, which involved a car colliding with a tree.

An East of England Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We were called to Cawston Road shortly before 10am today following reports of a collision.

“We sent two ambulances, two ambulance officer vehicles and the East Anglian Air Ambulance. Crews treated a male patient at the scene before transporting him by road to Norfolk and Norwich Hospital for further assessment and care.

Emergency services were called to a collision in Cawston Road, Aylsham. Image: ArchantEmergency services were called to a collision in Cawston Road, Aylsham. Image: Archant

Norfolk police described the collision as “serious”.

The road was closed following the collision, but has since reopened.

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