Part of A47 closed after concerns for woman’s welfare

Police are appealing for information

Part of the A47 has been closed following concerns for the welfare of a woman. - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2014

Part of the A47 has been shut following concerns for the welfare of a woman.  

Police were called at around 3.20pm on Tuesday, June 22, after receiving a number of phone calls from worried members of the public.  

Officers are currently at the scene on Mattishall Road bridge at Dereham and have closed the A47, Swaffham-bound carriageway, while they deal with the incident.  

Motorists are being asked to avoid the area. 

All roads have now been reopened but police remain at the scene.

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