Motorcyclist in hospital after Norwich crash

The junction of Dereham Road and Waterworks Road in Heigham Grove near Norwich

The junction of Dereham Road and Waterworks Road in Heigham Grove near Norwich - Credit: Google Maps

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash closed a road on the outskirts of Norwich on Wednesday morning. 

Emergency services were called to reports of a collision between a motorbike and a car at 9.12am at the junction at Waterworks Road and Dereham Road in Heigham Grove. 

A spokeswoman for Norfolk Police said: "Ambulance were on scene and the motorcyclist was taken to hospital with serious injuries."

An East Anglian Ambulance spokesperson said: "We sent an ambulance, ambulance officer and car from the East Anglian Air Ambulance to the Dereham Road junction after receiving reports of a collision shortly before 9.10am today.

"Crews treated a male patient at the scene before transporting him to Norfolk and Norwich Hospital for further assessment and care." 


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The incident led to a heavy tailback of traffic throughout the morning, as emergency services attended to the man.



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