Police, fire and ambulance services attend a crash on the A47 near Dereham

Police attended an incident on the East Dereham bypass earlier today. Picture: Archant library.

Police attended an incident on the East Dereham bypass earlier today. Picture: Archant library. - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2015

The emergency services have attended an road traffic accident on the A47 this afternoon.

The police were called to the East Dereham bypass, at 1.45pm following reports of a crash involving two vehicles.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue service where also called.

One crew from Dereham attended the scene, helping to release a person from one of the vehicles so they could be treated by the ambulance service.

A spokesperson from Norfolk Police said one of the drivers appeared to have had a medical episode while driving.

The road was closed while emergency services attend the scene, it has since re-opened.