29 August 2019 09:02
A47 closed in both directions after collision The A47 at Scarning has been closed in both directions. Photo: Matt Farmer Archant Emergency services are at the scene of a collision on a major Norfolk road. Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. The A47 at Scarning has been closed in both directions between the A1075 and Draytonhall Lane following a road traffic collision just after 6am. Police and the ambulance service are both at the scene, and drivers have been asked to avoid the area.
The collision is reportedly between a car and a van. You may also want to watch: Norfolk Police have said diversions are in place. Fire engines from Dereham, Carrow, Watton and Hingham also attended the collision near Scarning on the A47. The crews provided casualty care and scene safety. Radio Norfolk are reporting very busy traffic through the centre of Dereham on London Road.
A47: Reports in of a collision closing the #A47 at Dereham in both directions between the A1075 and Draytonhall Lane. [6:47] KP — BBC Norfolk Travel (@BBCNrfkTravel) August 29, 2019 - Keep up to date all the latest travel news via our live traffic map. The A47 at Dereham in Norfolk is closed in both directions after a serious accident. A car and a lorry are thought to have crashed at 6am this morning. The accident happened between the A1075 Tavern Lane B1146 Draytonhall Lane. Norfolk Police officers are advising people to avoid the area and say there are diversions being put in place. A47 closed in both directions at Scarning due to crash Published by KLFM 7:25am 29th August 2019. (Updated at 7:26am 29th August 2019) Police have closed the A47 in both directions at Scarning. It's because of a serious accident between a lorry and a car. It happened between the A1075 Tavern Lane and the B1146 Darytonhall Lane at around 6am. The A47 at Scarning is closed following an RTC. Please avoid the area. Diversions are in place. #CCR #NorfolkRoads — Norfolk Police (@NorfolkPolice) August 29, 2019 It's affecting traffic between Norwich and Swaffham. Police and ambulance are on the scene. Diversions are in place and you're being asked to avoid the area.