Rolling road block allows repairs to A11 potholes

Rolling road block in place on the A11. Photo: Chris Harris

Rolling road block in place on the A11. Photo: Chris Harris - Credit: Chris Harris

A rolling road block was in place this evening (Friday) as potholes are repaired on a major Norfolk road.

Norfolk police warned drivers at around 6pm that there we 'numerous potholes' on the A11, Norwich bound, between Larling and the roundabout at fire-hit pub Breckland Lodge.

They advised people 'drive with care' and that Highways England had been called.

Once the authority arrived to carry out the repairs, officers put a rolling road block in place until nearly 10pm when one lane was reopened.

The road was fully reopened just before 10.30pm.

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Norfolk and Suffolk Roads Policing's Sgt Chris Harris said the road block was from Thetford towards Wymondham.

Yesterday, police asked motorists to avoid the A11 near Spooner Row, after a 3ft pothole was discovered.

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