Moped rider suffers serious injuries in crash with van

A man has been rescue from a car 'upside down in water' in Hempton, near Fakenham. Picture: Denise B

A man has been rescue from a car 'upside down in water' in Hempton, near Fakenham. Picture: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

A moped rider has suffered serious injuries following a crash involving a van in Wymondham.

Norfolk police were called to Tuttles Lane East shortly after 5.50pm on Friday (October 5) to reports of a collision at the Melton Road junction.

A white Mercedes-Bez van and a blue Honda moped were involved in the crash.

Police said the moped rider was taken to hospital with 'serious injuries' to their arm and leg.

The road was closed, but reopened shortly before 7.30pm.