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Serious four-car crash blocks Great Witchingham road

PUBLISHED: 14:26 13 November 2017 | UPDATED: 15:47 13 November 2017

Police are diverting traffic on the A1067 after a four-vehicle crash between Great Witchingham and Sparham.  Pictured is the junction at Lenwade near the Dinosaur Park.  Picture: Ian Burt

Police are diverting traffic on the A1067 after a four-vehicle crash between Great Witchingham and Sparham. Pictured is the junction at Lenwade near the Dinosaur Park. Picture: Ian Burt

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A serious four-vehicle crash has blocked a main road in a Norfolk village.

Fakenham Road, Great Witchingham at the junction for Grove Lane. Photo: Google Streetview Fakenham Road, Great Witchingham at the junction for Grove Lane. Photo: Google Streetview

The accident happened on Fakenham Road, Great Witchingham, just before 9am on November 13.

Police officers are still at the scene of the accident, which is at the junction with Grove Lane.

The fire and ambulance services also attended the accident.

Read more: Man in his 20s dies in A1067 collision

Appliances from Reepham, Dereham and Earlham attended the collision on the A1067.

Fire crews rescued people who were trapped in their vehicles and assisted the police and ambulance service.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance was also called out to the crash.

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Police confirmed that the road is remaining closed, and likely to be so for some time.

Diversions will be put in place, however motorists are being urged to find alternative routes where possible.

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