Tractor and motorbike in crash on Norwich Northern Distributor Road

Police were called after bikes were stolen in North Walsham. Photo: James Bass.

Police were called after bikes were stolen in North Walsham. Photo: James Bass. - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2014

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after a crash involving a tractor on the Broadland Northway.

The crash happened on the stretch of the road where it meets the A140, at just before 7.45am today.

Police and ambulance went to the scene and motorists on the road, previously called the Norwich Northern Distributor Road, faced long tailbacks.

The road was blocked, but had re-opened by 10am.

The motorcyclist was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital with a slight injury.

An ambulance and the East Anglian Air Ambulance rapid response vehicle attended.

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