Three-car collision causes delays on A47 near Great Yarmouth

Picture: Archant library.

Picture: Archant library. - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

A three-car collision has caused long queues on the A47 Acle Straight.

A police spokesman said the incident was reported at 6.45am today (Wednesday, June 28) near the Hindu Temple at Tunstall, on the Great Yarmouth side of the Halvergate turning.

The spokesman said: 'At this stage we believe there were no injuries. We have just (as of 7.20am) cleared all the vehicles into a lay-by so any residual queues should begin to move.'

The incident follows heavy rain yesterday and overnight, with parts of the county recording 50mm or more overnight.

At 7.31am, Santon Downham, near Thetford, recorded it had 84.6mm, while Houghton Hall had 49.2mm and Marham had 54.6mm.

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