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Two people freed from car after Hethersett crash

18:14 23 April 2012

Firefighters cut two people from the wreckage of a car involved in a crash in Hethersett during the early hours of Sunday morning.

Fire crews from Hethersett and Earlham were called to the incident in Norwich Road at 4.30am and used hydraulic rescue equipment to free the two people before making the scene safe.

The fire crews were at the scene for 40 minutes.

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