Lorry transporting pigs crashes into south Norfolk house

A lorry has crashed into a house in south Norfolk. Picture Twitter/SouthNorfPolice

A lorry has crashed into a house in south Norfolk. Picture Twitter/SouthNorfPolice - Credit: Archant

A lorry has crashed into house in south Norfolk.

A lorry has crashed into a house in south Norfolk. Picture Stuart Anderson

A lorry has crashed into a house in south Norfolk. Picture Stuart Anderson - Credit: Archant

Police were called to Gilderswood Lane in Forncett St Peter at 6am after the animal transporter, which had pigs on board, collided with the building.

The lorry was stuck for a period of time following the crash.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Constabulary confirmed no one was injured and all pigs were unharmed.

A structural engineer is at the scene as are three UK Power Networks vehicles due to a damaged power line.


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An officer from Norfolk Fire and Rescue assessed the building and highways officers are also in attendance.

The lorry has already been towed away but the road is closed and will be for some time due to bricks spread across the carriageway.

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