Broken down lorry causing severe disruption on A47 near Swaffham

The incident meant traffic delays on Norwich Road on the A47 near Swaffham.

The incident meant traffic delays on Norwich Road on the A47 near Swaffham. - Credit: Google Maps

A broken down HGV lorry is causing major traffic disruption on the A47 near Swaffham.

Police were called at 2.45pm on Wednesday (November 3) afternoon to assist after a lorry broke down and blocked the King's Lynn-bound lane on Norwich Road.

The vehicle is currently awaiting recovery and there are not thought to be any injuries.

Police remained at the scene as of 4.45pm.

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