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Motorists warned to be careful after spate of crashes

PUBLISHED: 07:45 05 November 2019 | UPDATED: 10:58 05 November 2019

Police warned people to drive carefully after attending several accidents over night. Photo: Police

Police warned people to drive carefully after attending several accidents over night. Photo: Police

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Drivers have been urged to take care after a spate of crashes and thick early morning fog.

Police have warned motorists to avoid the A47 eastbound following a crash near Thickthorn. Picture: Norfolk PolicePolice have warned motorists to avoid the A47 eastbound following a crash near Thickthorn. Picture: Norfolk Police

Police said all three emergency services had faced a busy night on Monday as a combination of wet leaves, mud and darkness saw several accidents on the county's roads.

In a tweet, South Norfolk police urged people to "slow down".

This morning has seen thick fog blanket the region, and with reports that people are driving without headlights, motorists are being reminded to drive to the conditions.

The fog should lift during the morning, with a cloudy day ahead and some rain possible.

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