Four vehicles, including lorry, involved in 'serious crash' on A1067

Police at the scene of a multiple vehicle crash on Fakenham Road. Picture: Danielle Booden

Police at the scene of a multiple vehicle crash on Fakenham Road. Picture: Danielle Booden - Credit: Archant 2022

Someone has been seriously injured in a four-vehicle crash on a busy road between Norwich and Fakenham.

Police, fire and ambulance crews are currently on the scene on the A1067 (Fakenham Road) near Sparhamhill.

Police were called at 11.15am to reports of a crash between four vehicles including a lorry.

Police directing traffic due to a multiple vehicle crash on Fakenham Road. Picture: Danielle Booden

Police directing traffic due to a multiple vehicle crash on Fakenham Road. Picture: Danielle Booden - Credit: Archant 2022

The fire service was called at 11.20am and a number of crews are attending.

Fire crews made the scene safe and released vehicle occupants using hydraulic release equipment.

The road reopened at about 7.30pm.

Heavy traffic affected the area, with queues on both sides of the road from Lyng Road in Sparhamhill to Porter's Lane in Lenwade.

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Surrounding roads were also affected.

Police blocking Fakenham Road due to a multiple vehicle crash. Picture: Danielle Booden

Police blocking Fakenham Road due to a multiple vehicle crash. Picture: Danielle Booden - Credit: Archant 2022

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