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Man taken to hospital after car lands on roof on busy Norwich street

PUBLISHED: 12:58 13 December 2017 | UPDATED: 08:27 14 December 2017

A car on its roof after a road traffic collision in Heigham Street, Norwich. Credit: Andrew Yelo.

A car on its roof after a road traffic collision in Heigham Street, Norwich. Credit: Andrew Yelo.

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A man has been taken to hospital with suspected neck and chest injuries after a car landed on its roof on a busy Norwich road.

The silver VW hatchback flipped onto its roof on Heigham Street, between Wingate Way and Barker Street.

Police, fire and ambulance were called and a large crowd gathered following the crash which happened shortly before 9.15am this morning (Wednesday, December 13).

A spokesman for Norfolk Police said they were called at 9.15am to reports of a car on its roof.

They said a man was taken to hospital with suspected neck and chest injuries.

A breath test was carried out following the crash but proved negative for drink or drugs.


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