Double-decker bus and crane crash in Colney

A double-decker bus and a crane were involved in a crash near the GreenAcres Woodland Burials in Col

A double-decker bus and a crane were involved in a crash near the GreenAcres Woodland Burials in Colney. Picture: Antony Kelly - Credit: Archant

A double-decker bus and a crane were involved in a crash near the GreenAcres Woodland Burials in Colney on Tuesday afternoon.

A double-decker bus and a crane were involved in a crash near the GreenAcres Woodland Burials in Col

A double-decker bus and a crane were involved in a crash near the GreenAcres Woodland Burials in Colney. Picture: Antony Kelly - Credit: Archant

Police were called to the collision on the B1108 Watton Road at 12.35pm following reports of a collision between the 501 Park & Ride service and a yellow Terex crane.

Two passengers were on the bus at the time of the crash but no-one was injured.

Steven Royal, operations manager at Konectbus said: 'We don't know too many details yet but when the two vehicles passed each other on the approach to the burial ground they collided.

'We have staff at the scene at the bus will be bought back to the Dereham depot.'

A double-decker bus and a crane were involved in a crash near the GreenAcres Woodland Burials in Col

A double-decker bus and a crane were involved in a crash near the GreenAcres Woodland Burials in Colney. Picture: Antony Kelly - Credit: Archant

The road was partially blocked whilst the bus and crane were recovered.

A double-decker bus and a crane were involved in a crash near the GreenAcres Woodland Burials in Col

A double-decker bus and a crane were involved in a crash near the GreenAcres Woodland Burials in Colney. Picture: Antony Kelly - Credit: Archant

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