Skip lorry and car crash on A47 in Honingham

East of England ambulance. Picture: Simon Finlay

East of England ambulance. Picture: Simon Finlay - Credit: Archant Norfolk

Commuters into Norwich were delayed this morning after a skip lorry and car crashed on the A47 just outside of Honingham.

The incident happened at 6.20am on Wednesday on the Norwich-bound carriageway close to the B1535 junction towards Weston Longville.

A Norfolk police spokesman said the crash involved a Nissan Juke car and skip lorry.

The road was blocked but was fully open by 8am.

A spokesman from the East of England Ambulance Service Trust said two people were assessed by paramedics at the scene and one of them was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital with minor injuries for further treatment.

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As well as paramedics, police officers, firefighters from Earlham, Carrow and Sprowston and a rapid response car from the East Anglian Air Ambulance were called.

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