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Serious crash closes main road for more than seven hours

PUBLISHED: 11:00 08 September 2019 | UPDATED: 09:12 09 September 2019

The scene of the crash on the A1065 near South Raynham  Picture: Chris Bishop

The scene of the crash on the A1065 near South Raynham Picture: Chris Bishop

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Police closed a stretch of the A1065 for almost seven hours following a serious crash between two vehicles in the early hours of the morning.

Police closed the A1065 at South Raynham following a serious crash overnight Picture: Ian BurtPolice closed the A1065 at South Raynham following a serious crash overnight Picture: Ian Burt

At shortly after 3.20am, police were alerted to a collision between two cars in South Raynham, near Fakenham.

Police, paramedics and three fire crews attended the collision, which saw fire crews have to extinguish one of the vehicles after it caught fire.

Police have closed the road completely between the Low Street junction at Weasenham St Peter and the West Raynham junction while investigations continue.

Police remained on scene for around seven hours, carrying out enquiries and diverting traffic away from the scene.

The road re-opened at 10.36am on Sunday morning.


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