Search

Police investigate after motorcyclist seriously injured in crash at Wells

PUBLISHED: 11:38 14 August 2017 | UPDATED: 11:44 14 August 2017

Police were called to a crash at Spixworth. Picture: Archant

Police were called to a crash at Spixworth. Picture: Archant

ARCHANT EASTERN DAILY PRESS (01603) 772434

Police have confirmed that a motorcyclist was seriously injured in a collision in Wells and are appealing for witnesses to the incident.

The incident happened at around 5pm on Sunday, close to the B1105 junction and involved a Ducati and Harley Davidson, both travelling towards Holkham.

The Magpas Air Ambulance was called by the East of England Ambulance Service (EEAST) and a doctor and paramedic treated two patients.

The rider of the Ducati, a man in his 30s, had sustained multiple injuries including a suspected head and back injury.

Magpas also treated a young boy who sustained minor injuries and did not require treatment at the scene.

Paramedics from the ambulance crew treated a third patient, believed to be the rider of the Harley Davidson, for minor injuries.

The rider of the Ducati was later flown to Addenbrookes Hospital in Cambridge, while the two with minor injuries were taken by land ambulance to Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

All three patient’s injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.

The road was closed while emergency services attended and was re-opened at 10.30pm.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has information concerning the riding manner of either vehicle.

Anyone with information should contact Swaffham Roads Policing on 101.

MORE: Six hurt in two crashes at Wells

Other news

18:00

Dereham Spiritualist Church has celebrated 40 years of service.

Half-a-million pounds of government money could be put towards tackling exclusion in Norfolk’s schools, after a bid was submitted by council officers.

15:43

Norfolk students have celebrated the world’s first day dedicated to bees by turning an area of their college into a “bee friendly” garden.

14:14

Police are asking for information following a burglary in a small mid Norfolk village.

Most Read

18:00

Dereham Spiritualist Church has celebrated 40 years of service.

Read more

Half-a-million pounds of government money could be put towards tackling exclusion in Norfolk’s schools, after a bid was submitted by council officers.

Read more
Labour
15:43

Norfolk students have celebrated the world’s first day dedicated to bees by turning an area of their college into a “bee friendly” garden.

Read more
Dereham Sixth Form College
14:14

Police are asking for information following a burglary in a small mid Norfolk village.

Read more

Crab fishermen along the Norfolk coastline have assured consumers that the shortage in crab they are seeing on shop counters, is no cause for concern.

Read more
United Kingdom

Most Commented

18:00

Dereham Spiritualist Church has celebrated 40 years of service.

Read more

Half-a-million pounds of government money could be put towards tackling exclusion in Norfolk’s schools, after a bid was submitted by council officers.

Read more
Labour
15:43

Norfolk students have celebrated the world’s first day dedicated to bees by turning an area of their college into a “bee friendly” garden.

Read more
Dereham Sixth Form College
14:14

Police are asking for information following a burglary in a small mid Norfolk village.

Read more

Crab fishermen along the Norfolk coastline have assured consumers that the shortage in crab they are seeing on shop counters, is no cause for concern.

Read more
United Kingdom

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 16°C

min temp: 9°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Dereham Times e-edition today
E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
$render.recurse($ctx, '$content.code.value')