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

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. - Credit: Archant

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.