December 9 2013 Latest news:
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Two people have been injured following two crashes on the A47 this morning.
The A47 Acle Straight was closed for an hour this morning following a three vehicle collision on the Acle roundabout.
The crash happened at 7.10am between a Vauxhall van, Renault Laguna, and a Vauxhall car.
Firefighters from Acle and Great Yarmouth fire stations attended and helped release a man in his 50s, who was taken to the James Paget University Hospital with minor neck and back injuries. The A47 was reopened at 8.10am.
Drivers using the A47 near Norwich this morning have also experienced delays following a single vehicle crash at Brundall.
One lane of the westbound A47 at Brundall was blocked after a Daewoo car collided with the central reservation at about 6am.
Firefighters from Carrow, Sprowston and Earlham fire stations attended the crash and assisted the ambulance service and provided casualty care. A man was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The A47 Brundall was cleared at 7.50am.