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Traffic advised to avoid A47 following crash

PUBLISHED: 16:49 22 August 2018 | UPDATED: 18:20 22 August 2018

The A47 at East Winch, near King's Lynn is blocked off by police following a crash. PHOTO: Google Maps

The A47 at East Winch, near King's Lynn is blocked off by police following a crash. PHOTO: Google Maps

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Police are advising traffic to avoid the A47 between King’s Lynn and Swaffham due to a crash.

Emergency services were called to the two-vehicle collision at 3.45pm today and blocked off the road at East Winch.

At 4.30pm police were still awaiting a recovery vehicle and blocking the road.

First XL buses were disrupted.

An ambulance was called but it is believed the casualties suffered only minor injuries.

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