Moped rider airlifted to hospital after serious two-vehicle crash

Dereham Road in Costessey, Norwich

Dereham Road in Costessey, Norwich - Credit: Google

A moped rider has been airlifted to hospital following a serious crash near Norwich.

Police were called to the scene of a crash on Dereham Road near the Roundwell Medical Centre in Costessey at 12.38pm yesterday, April 20.

The crash was between a black Honda moped and a silver Ford Focus.

The moped rider, a man in his 30s, sustained serious injuries and was airlifted by air ambulance to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

Police are asking for anyone who saw the accident or was in the area prior to come forward with details regarding the manner of driving or the collision itself. Dash cam footage is also requested.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Rob Haigh at Wymondham Roads Policing Team on 101 quoting reference number NC-20042022-153.

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