A11 closed near Thetford after car fire


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The A11 had to close going northbound this morning after a car fire.

Police were forced to shut the road at the A1075 roundabout near Thetford after a BMW caught fire at around 8.45am.

Diesel was also spilled on the road during the incident, which saw the car's engine compartment set alight.

The road was reopened at 10.10 after the fire service dealt with the car.

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