Police car damaged in Norwich crash

Police car involved in crash on Barrett Road, Norwich. PIC: Sirajul Islam.

Police car involved in crash on Barrett Road, Norwich. PIC: Sirajul Islam. - Credit: Archant

A police car was damaged following a crash in Norwich.

Police car involved in crash on Barret Road, Norwich. PIC: Sirajul Islam

Police car involved in crash on Barret Road, Norwich. PIC: Sirajul Islam - Credit: Archant

A marked police car was involved in a collision with another vehicle, a Vauxhall Astra, just after the city-bound slip road of the A47/A146 at Trowse.

The police car exiting the slip road came into contact with the Astra car which was travelling on the A146 towards Norwich.

No-one was hurt although occupants of the vehicle were left shaken following the incident, which happened at about 9pm on Sunday (October 20).

A spokesman for Norfolk Police said the police car was not on an emergency call at the time.


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The road was closed while the police vehicle, a Ford Focus, was recovered shortly after 11pm.

No arrests were made as part of the incident which has been described as an accident.

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