Serious crash in Norfolk

NORFOLK police are appealing for information following a serious injury road traffic collision on the A1075 at Great Hockham on Saturday.

NORFOLK police are appealing for information following a serious injury road traffic collision on the A1075 at Great Hockham on Saturday.

The crash happened at about 2.55pm at the junction of the A1075 Thetford Road and Watton Road.

A black Ford Escort was travelling from Watton and negotiating a right-hand bend when the vehicle left the carriageway, hit a fence and overturned.

The 22-year-old male driver suffered serious head and back injuries and was airlifted to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw the Ford Escort beforehand should contact Pc Keith Sainsbury or Sgt Alexander Bucher at the road policing unit at Swaffham on 0845 4564567.