Two women injured in crash between van and a car on A47 Acle Straight

Emergency services are on the scene of a collision near Shipdham. Picture: Colin Finch

Emergency services are on the scene of a collision near Shipdham. Picture: Colin Finch - Credit: Colin Finch

Two woman were injured in a crash on the Acle Straight this morning.

A crash involving a car and a van forced the police to close the road so paramedics could treat the women for back pains.

A spokesman for the ambulance service said: 'The women were treated for minor injuries at the scene before being taken to the Norwich and Norfolk Hospital.'

They added that their injuries were not believed to be life-threatening or life-changing.

The fire service, police and ambulance service were on the scene. There are no details of any injuries yet.


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The police were called by the fire service at 9.30am and the road was re-opened by 10.30am.

A diversion was in place via the A149 Caister bypass.

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The van involved is a white Toyota Hiace and the car us a silver VW Polo.

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