12 police vehicles called to 'very serious' crash in west Norfolk

Police described the crash on Lynn Road as "very serious".

Police described the crash on Lynn Road as "very serious". - Credit: Michael Fysh

Police have been called to a road in west Norfolk to what has been described as a "very serious" crash.

A total of 12 police vehicles were called to reports of an accident this morning on the B1145 Lynn Road near the Gayton Thorpe turn off to Drunken Drove just outside the village of Gayton.

The road is expected to be closed for some time.

The road is expected to be closed for some time. - Credit: Michael Fysh

A spokesperson for Norfolk police said the road is closed and people have been asked to avoid the area. 

At least one ambulance attended the scene of the collision.

At least one ambulance attended the scene of the collision. - Credit: Michael Fysh

Two fire crews from King's Lynn attended the scene and have made the area safe.

Police have urged people to avoid the area.

Police have urged people to avoid the area. - Credit: Michael Fysh

At least one ambulance was also in attendance.

As of 1.30pm on Thursday afternoon, the road remains shut and is expected to be closed for the next few hours.

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