Heavy rush hour delays following two car crash on A11

The Thickthorn roundabout on the edge of Norwich. Pic: Highways England.

The Thickthorn roundabout on the edge of Norwich. Pic: Highways England. - Credit: Highways England

Rush hour commuters are facing heavy delays this morning following a two vehicle crash on the A11.

At 7.49am, emergency services were called to A11 Thickthorn Roundabout to reports of a crash between two cars - a black BMW and a white Ford.

Police and paramedics attended the scene of the crash, which happened on the southbound carriageway heading towards Wymondham.

A spokesman for Norfolk Constabulary said that traffic was moving slowly through the area, with congestion building up in both directions as a result of the crash.

An ambulance attended the scene providing treatment to one of the motorists, however, neither were taken to hospital.


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As of 8.11am recovery for the vehicles was on its way to the scene.

Highways England has said the incident left a large amount of oil spillage on the road surface, which engineers are on the way to clean up.

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As of shortly after 10am the road was clear and traffic back to normal speed.

For the latest updates on the roads, visit our live traffic map.

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