Teenager airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after crash

Crown Road was closed for close to five hours after a crash between a motorcycle and a Mitsubishi L2

Crown Road was closed for close to five hours after a crash between a motorcycle and a Mitsubishi L200 in Great Yarmouth. The 17--year-old rider was airlifted to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge Picture: Martin Eastwood - Credit: Archant

A motorcyclist has been airlifted to hospital after a collision in Great Yarmouth.

Crown Road was closed for close to five hours after a crash between a motorcycle and a Mitsubishi L2

Crown Road was closed for close to five hours after a crash between a motorcycle and a Mitsubishi L200 in Great Yarmouth. The 17--year-old rider was airlifted to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge Picture: Martin Eastwood - Credit: Archant

Emergency services were called to Crown Road at the junction with Russell Road just after 4.30pm on Wednesday (November 4).

A spokesman for Norfolk Police said a 17-year-old man had been airlifted to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge where he remained in a serious but stable condition.

The collision involved a motorcycle and a Mitsubishi L200.

The driver of the other vehicle was not injured.


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The road was closed for close to five hours while emergency services attended and scene investigations were carried out.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said: “We sent two ambulances and an air ambulance to the scene.

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“One patient was transported by air ambulance to Addenbrooke’s Hospital for further care.”

Anyone with information should contact Norfolk Police on 101 quoting incident number 277 of November 4.

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