Part of A11 closed after crash between lorry and car

Police at the scene of the overturned car on the footpath alongside the A11 at Attleborough.

Police at the scene of the overturned car on the footpath alongside the A11 at Attleborough. - Credit: Denise Bradley/Archant 2022

Two people have been taken to hospital following a crash involving a lorry and a car which has closed part of the A11.

Emergency services attended the incident which happened at the Stag roundabout, near Attleborough, at about 1.20pm on Thursday (July 28).

Police close the A11 at the Breckland Lodge roundabout at Attleborough due to an overturned car.

Police closed the northbound carriageway following the crash - Credit: Denise Bradley/Archant 2022

Ambulance crews treated two females at the scene before taking them by road to Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for further assessment.

Two ambulances, an ambulance office and and East Anglian Air Ambulance attended the scene.

Police at the scene of the overturned car on the footpath alongside the A11 at Attleborough.

Two people were taken to hospital following the incident - Credit: Denise Bradley/Archant 2022

One lane of the northbound carriage, heading towards Norwich, was closed after causing delays of up to 10 minutes in the area.

Fire crews from Wymondham, Watton and Dereham released people using rescue equipment.

As of 5.15pm, a Norfolk Constabulary spokeswoman confirmed one lane had reopened for traffic to pass through while the other lane remained closed while recovery takes place.

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The road had completely reopened by 5.40pm.