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Man in his 20s dies after falling from A47 bridge

PUBLISHED: 08:50 24 October 2018 | UPDATED: 10:55 24 October 2018

A man in his 20s died after falling from the bridge at Longwater. Photo: Google

A man in his 20s died after falling from the bridge at Longwater. Photo: Google

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A man in his 20s has died after falling from a bridge on the A47.

Police were called to the A47 at Easton at around 7.40pm on Monday night following reports a man had fallen from the bridge at Longwater.

The man was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital where he died as a result of his injuries.

The eastbound carriage way was closed while emergency services attended the scene, re-opening at 8.30pm.

Police have confirmed the man was not involved with a collision with a vehicle and they are not treating the death as suspicious.


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