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Police reveal more information about Scarning crash victim as investigation continues

PUBLISHED: 09:39 04 October 2017 | UPDATED: 19:15 04 October 2017

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal crash that happened on September 30 on the A47 at Scarning. Picture: Ian Burt

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal crash that happened on September 30 on the A47 at Scarning. Picture: Ian Burt

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The victim of a fatal crash on the A47 at Scarning on Saturday was from the Swaffham area, police have said.

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal crash that happened over the weekend on the A47 at Scarning. Picture: Ian Burt Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal crash that happened over the weekend on the A47 at Scarning. Picture: Ian Burt

Investigations are continuing into the accident, near the Drayton Hall Lane junction, which happened shortly after 7.45pm when a blue Vauxhall Vectra travelling onto the A47 towards Swaffham was involved in a collision with a silver Vauxhall Zafira travelling towards Norwich.

The Vectra then collided with a third vehicle, a white Mercedes C220, travelling towards Norwich.

The man, who was in his 60s, was the only person in his car, and sadly died at the scene of the crash.

Police have now erected fatal accident signs by the side of the road in a bid to bring any witnesses forward.

Anyone with information, or who may know the manner of driving of the vehicles immediately before the crash, should contact the Serious Collisions Investigation Team at Wymondham on 101.

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