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A11 dual carriageway work begins

Work on a £105 million scheme to dual part of the A11 will officially start this morning. The work will take place between the Fiveways roundabout at Barton Mills in Suffolk, and Thetford in Norfolk.

The A11 will become a dual carriageway Credit: ITV News

Once completed, road users will be able to travel between Norwich and the M11 on a continuous dual carriageway.


A11 crash driver arrested over suspected car theft

Police are appealing for witnesses after five people were hurt in a crash on the A11 at Elveden in Suffolk.

A Toyota and a VW collided at the Elveden crossroads on Saturday 5 January.

The driver of the VW, a 29-year-old man from Coventry, has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated vehicle taking.

He's being held at West Suffolk Hospital. The driver and three passengers in the Toyota were all taken to hospitals with injuries.

Woman dies after Thetford crash

A woman has died following a collision near Thetford Golf Club on the Norfolk and Suffolk border.

The accident involved a silver Vauxhall Meriva and happened at around 7.15am on Brandon Road around one mile from the A11 junction. The woman who is in her twenties or thirties suffered serious injuries and died at the scene.

The road is still closed between the junction at the A11 and Santon Downham and police want to hear from anyone who may have information about the accident.

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