Man suffers broken arm after lorry tips over in Norfolk village

Police accident sign.

Police accident sign. - Credit: Colin Finch

A lorry driver suffered a 'badly' broken arm when his vehicle tipped over in Swannington.

The vehicle was found on its side shortly after 10am today on Swan Close.

The male driver was unable to get out of the vehicle by himself due to his injuries.

An ambulance service spokesman said: 'The driver suffered a badly broken right arm and because of his injuries he was trapped inside.'

Paramedics assisted in removing him from the vehicle and he was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital in a stable condition.


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His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

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