Fuel leak causes traffic delays in Norwich after motorbike and van crash

The Dereham Road and Grapes Hill junction in Norwich. Picture: Google

The Dereham Road and Grapes Hill junction in Norwich. Picture: Google - Credit: Google

Traffic was queuing on the outskirts of Norwich city centre on Thursday morning due to a fuel leak after a collision. 

A collision involving a Vauxhall Movano van and Honda motorbike took place at Grapes Hill with police called to the scene at 9.56am.

It happened on the roundabout near to the junction with Chapelfield Road. 

A spokeswoman for Norfolk Police said no one was injured and the road was not blocked. 

But traffic was disrupted up towards St Stephens Street as a result of the fuel leak. 


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Highways were called to clear the leak.

AA reported slow moving traffic on the A11 approaching the city centre and outside Chapelfield Gardens as a result of the collision.

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