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Heavy rush hour delays following two car crash on A11

PUBLISHED: 08:16 10 January 2020 | UPDATED: 12:05 10 January 2020

The Thickthorn roundabout on the edge of Norwich. Pic: Highways England.

The Thickthorn roundabout on the edge of Norwich. Pic: Highways England.

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Rush hour commuters are facing heavy delays this morning following a two vehicle crash on the A11.

At 7.49am, emergency services were called to A11 Thickthorn Roundabout to reports of a crash between two cars - a black BMW and a white Ford.

Police and paramedics attended the scene of the crash, which happened on the southbound carriageway heading towards Wymondham.

A spokesman for Norfolk Constabulary said that traffic was moving slowly through the area, with congestion building up in both directions as a result of the crash.

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An ambulance attended the scene providing treatment to one of the motorists, however, neither were taken to hospital.

As of 8.11am recovery for the vehicles was on its way to the scene.

Highways England has said the incident left a large amount of oil spillage on the road surface, which engineers are on the way to clean up.

As of shortly after 10am the road was clear and traffic back to normal speed.

For the latest updates on the roads, visit our live traffic map.


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