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Delays after two cars crash near busy roundabout

PUBLISHED: 11:42 15 January 2020 | UPDATED: 12:02 15 January 2020

Two cars were involved in the collision, leaving one side of the A146 between the Gillingham access roundabout and the main road blocked. Photo: Google Maps

Two cars were involved in the collision, leaving one side of the A146 between the Gillingham access roundabout and the main road blocked. Photo: Google Maps

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Drivers are experiencing delays and bus routes have been cancelled after a car crash on a main road on the Norfolk and Suffolk border.

Shortly before 10.50am, emergency services were called to the collision in Gillingham, near Beccles.

Two cars were involved in the collision, leaving one side of the A146 between the Gillingham access roundabout and the main road blocked, though traffic is reportedly moving slowly between Morrisons and McDonalds.

It is not yet known whether anyone was injured in the crash.

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Borderbus said that their 146 and 580 buses cannot currently serve Gillingham resulting in minor delays to both services.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service said they are currently on scene, after receiving a call from the ambulance service.

Norfolk Police tweeted: "The A146 at Gillingham is currently closed following a collision between two cars. Motorists are being advised to avoid the area."

Norfolk Police and the East of England ambulance service have been contacted for comment.

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