Air ambulance called to crash involving motorbike and car

Cunningham Road crash

Two people were taken to hospital after a crash in Cunningham Road, Norwich - Credit: Lisa Gowing

An air ambulance has been called to a crash in Norwich involving a motorcycle and a car.

Two people have been taken to Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

The crash happened at about 1.20pm on Cunningham Road at the junction with Scarnell Road in West Earlham.

An East of England Ambulance Service spokesperson said: "We were called to Cunningham Road at around 1.15pm today following reports of a collision.

"We sent two ambulances, an ambulance officer vehicle and the East Anglian Air Ambulance.

"Crews treated two patients at the scene before transporting them by road to Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital."

Fire appliances from Earlham, Carrow and Sprowston attended and used hydraulic rescue equipment to release people from a vehicle.

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A Norfolk Police spokeswoman said: "Police were called just before 1.20pm to reports of a collision between a motorbike and a Ford Fiesta.

"Officers are still at the scene and recovery was called at 2.30pm."

This is the second crash in a week on the road.

Two people were injured in a collision on Thursday, March 31. 

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