One injured and long delays after A47 crash just outside Norwich

Picture: Archant library.

Picture: Archant library. - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2015

Queues built up on the A47 on Friday evening after a two-vehicle crash.

Emergency services were called to the A47 Norwich Southern Bypass just before 5pm to reports of a crash involving two vehicles.

One is believed to have rolled, with one person understood to have been trapped.

The fire service sent three crews to the scene - from Earlham, Carrow and Sprowston - where they rescued one person from a vehicle.

An ambulance was called and one person is thought to have been injured.


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The extent of their injuries is not yet clear.

The A47 Norwich Southern Bypass was blocked between the Thickthorn roundabout and the A140 Ipswich Road junction.

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It has since reopened.

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