Police continue to probe A140 crash

Shaun LowthorpePolice are continuing to investigate the circumstances of a head-on crash in which a pensioner Police are continuing to investigate a crash in which a pensioner died on Friday.Shaun Lowthorpe

Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances of a head-on crash in which a pensioner died on Friday.

The woman, believed to be in her 70s, died on scene after the collision on the A140 at Hevingham, near Norwich.

The road between the Aylsham roundabout and also on the northbound carriageway at Shorthorn Road was re-opened at around 8pm Friday night - more than five hours after the incident.

No details of the dead woman have been released.


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The accident happened at 3.20pm on the Cromer Road, at Hevingham.

Crews from the East of England Air Ambulance were also called and paramedics treated two other women, one in her 60s and one in her 40s.

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No details of the dead woman have been released.

In separate incidents on Friday a 57-year-old man suffered minor injuries after a head-on crash at Britons Lane, Beeston Regis, near Sheringham at 3.25pm.

A 64-year-old woman was treated for neck pain after a collision outside the Royston Hotel, in Wellesley Road, Yarmouth at 3.39pm.

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