Bus crash causes delays on A143

Police were called at around 3.45pm on Friday October 1 to reports of a collision on the A143 Thorpe Abbotts turn off. 

Police were called at around 3.45pm on Friday October 1 to reports of a collision on the A143 Thorpe Abbotts turn off.  - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2014

A bus has crashed on the A143 causing both carriageways to be blocked.  

Police were called at around 3.45pm on Friday October 1 to reports of a collision on the A143 Thorpe Abbotts turn off. 

Queues of traffic have been reported as both carriageways are blocked. 

A police spokesman said a recovery vehicle has been called to remove the bus.   

There are not believed to be any injuries. 


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Appliances from Harleston, Long Stratton and Carrow also attended the incident. Crews helped to make the scene safe. 

Police remain at the scene. 

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