Search

Person cut from car after crash on A1075

PUBLISHED: 08:47 12 September 2018 | UPDATED: 09:49 12 September 2018

The A1075 at Great Hockham. Picture: Google Maps

The A1075 at Great Hockham. Picture: Google Maps

Archant

Part of the A1075 was closed in both directions following a crash in which a person had to be cut from their car.

Emergency services were called at 5.25am this morning to the road at Great Hockham, close to Watton.

One person had to be cut from their car by crews from Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service.

Norfolk police said a person has been taken to hospital with a head injury.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service Trust said: “Two ambulances were dispatched to treat two patients. One was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for further treatment.”

Highways were called to the scene due to oil on the road.

The road was shut between Great Hockham and Wretham and was reopened at 9.30am.

• You can keep up to date with all the latest travel information via our live traffic map.

Other news

Yesterday, 16:00

The Mayor of Watton has praised the community spirit of the town after her charity ball raised more than £4,000.

Yesterday, 13:49

Proposals which would see all but seven of Norfolk’s children’s centres close have been attacked by two of the county’s MPs.

Yesterday, 11:44

A Norfolk woman gave a demonstration of the invaluable role of hearing dogs as part of a fundraising event with her new neighbours.

Yesterday, 09:58

A national charity is helping young people to spot the signs of peer-on-peer abuse following thousands of counselling sessions.

Most Read

Thursday, February 8, 2018

A teenager who wants to reinstate a former railway line has started a petition to see if he has community support.

Read more
George Freeman
Monday, June 5, 2017

A schoolgirl from Swaffham has completed a challenge most adults would find physically tough.

Read more
Swaffham
Saturday, June 3, 2017

A red-eyed and visibly distressed farmer told a jury he was “heartbroken” at causing the death of a Norfolk mother when his tractor collided with her car on a country road in Castle Acre.

Read more
UN Court
Monday, January 25, 2016

It is a shocking murder mystery which has kept a community wondering for more than 40 years.

Read more
Thursday, February 6, 2014

It was its down-at-heel aura that first attracted Polly Grieff to the crumbling Old Manor at Saham Toney.

Read more

Local Weather

Sunshine and Showers

Sunshine and Showers

max temp: 23°C

min temp: 11°C

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Watton and Swaffham Times e-edition today
E-edition

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Watton and Swaffham Times weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy