Motorcyclist airlifted to hospital after five-vehicle crash near Wells

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Police at the scene of the serious collision which happened on the B1105 at Egmere, near Wells, on Sunday - Credit: Chris Bishop

A motorcyclist was airlifted to hospital after a crash involving three cars and two motorbikes near Wells.

The B1105 near Wells-next-the-Sea has reopened after an accident just before midday on Sunday (February 27).

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Police at the scene of the crash on the B1105 at Egmere, south of Wells - Credit: Chris Bishop

Following the crash, a motorcyclist was airlifted to hospital with suspected serious injuries. 

All emergency services attended with Norfolk Police tweeting to drivers to use alternative routes.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service was called at 11.50am to provide casualty care and to make the scene safe.

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Police prepare to reopen the B1105 at Egmere, near Wells, after it was closed following a serious collision on Sunday afternoon - Credit: Chris Bishop

Crews from Kings Lynn, Fakenham, Hunstanton and Sheringham attended and left at 12.30pm.

As of 3pm, police officers were still on scene while recovery work took place.