Search

Norwich Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 7°C

min temp: 6°C

Update: Second crash on A47 Norwich southern bypass after digger falls off trailer

PUBLISHED: 09:31 03 March 2014 | UPDATED: 11:14 03 March 2014

©Archant Photographic 2010

Drivers faced delays on Norwich’s southern bypass this morning after a trailer shed its load.

A lane on the westbound carriageway of the A47 between the A140 Ipswich Road and the A11 Thickthorn roundabout slip road was closed just after 6.30am.

A digger which was on the back of a trailer fell off and hit the central reservation. The lane had reopened by 9.45am.

Drivers faced further delays after a second crash on the eastbound carriageway near Harford Bridges just after 8,30am.

A lorry and a Ford Mondeo were involved in a crash.

The problems led to long tailbacks.

1 comment

Most Read

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most Commented

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the Evening News
digital edition

Subscribe
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists