A47 carriageway re-opened after car crashed into Gorleston roundabout

A man has died following a crash on the A47 in Gorleston. Picture: Archant.

A man has died following a crash on the A47 in Gorleston. Picture: Archant. - Credit: Archant

Police have re-opened the A47 after traffic had been brought to a standstill following a crash at a roundabout.

Officers had put down roadblocks following the collision in Hopton, which saw a man taken to hospital.

An ambulance, rapid response vehicle and air ambulance were sent to the scene at 1.56pm today (March 13).

Police said that a car had collided with the central island of the Beacon Park roundabout.

Officers are still at the scene and lifting roadblocks from the Great Yarmouth-bound carriageway of the A47 at the Hopton roundabout.

One man has been taken to James Paget Hospital.

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