Car overturns on busy A47 roundabout

Emergency services are on the scene at Longwater roundabout. Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

Emergency services are on the scene at Longwater roundabout. Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: Archant

Emergency services were called to an overturned car on a busy Norwich roundabout.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service were called to the A47 Longwater roundabout near to Premier Inn shortly after 6.30 this morning following reports of an incident involving two cars.

Three crews from Carrow, Sprowston and Earlham attended the scene, using cutting tools to free the driver of one of the cars which had rolled onto its side.

The police and ambulance service also attended.

While the emergency services were at the scene the road remained open but the incident caused traffic to slow and queues to build up.

For the latest traffic information visit the EDP24 travel map.


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