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A47 reopens at Swaffham after three-vehicle crash

PUBLISHED: 08:11 09 December 2016 | UPDATED: 11:48 09 December 2016

Police have been called to a crash in Fakenham. Picture: James Bass

Police have been called to a crash in Fakenham. Picture: James Bass

(C) Archant Norfolk 2016

Three cars were involved in a crash on the A47 at Swaffham on Friday morning.

One lane was blocked eastbound after the crash, which happened just after 7.10am. It has since been cleared.

It involved three cars, but no-one has been injured.

Public transport was disrupted, with the First X1 bus leaving King’s Lynn unable to serve the Tesco in Swaffham.

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