Police are currently investigating a sudden death in the Dereham area.
Officers were called at 10.25am this morning to reports of a car on fire in a layby off the B1147 at Etling Green. The body was found inside the vehicle; however, it is not known at this stage whether it's a man or a woman.
The road has been closed and the area sealed off whilst officers assess the scene. The death is currently being treated as unexplained.
Police are continuing with investigations following a disturbance in Dereham in Norfolk on Wednesday night.
It happened at about 10pm when officers were called to Suffolk Place following reports a man was in the street armed with a shotgun.
A witness reported seeing the man fire two shots into the air before getting into a vehicle and leaving the scene.
Armed officers were dispatched to the area and carried out a search with assistance from the police helicopter and dog handlers.
Officers later searched an address in Suffolk Place and recovered a shotgun which was seized and searches continue today to arrest the man.
In motor racing while we wait for the British Touring Cars to arrive in the region this year, there is one driver attracting plenty of interest in Norfolk.
Dereham schoolboy Dan Zelos is in his debut season in one of the support classes and he's already been on the winners podium.
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Police are re-appealing for witnesses to a fatal road traffic collision on the A47 yesterday. The collision took place at Dereham at around 2.50pm and involved a car and a lorry.
The driver of the car, a 69 year old male from Norwich, who was driving a silver Ford Focus, died at the scene.
The Ford Focus was travelling toward King's Lynn from the Dereham direction when it was in collision with the lorry coming from the other direction.
The road was closed in both directions between Scarning and Dereham to allow emergency services to carry out their investigations.
The driver of the 7.5 tonne lorry, a Norwich man, was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for treatment to a broken left hand
The chairman of The Mid Norfolk Railway, Barry Woodgett, grew up in Dereham in Norfolk. He remembers the shock that was felt in the community after the Beeching Report came out. It resulted in the closure of the Dereham-Wells line in October 1964.
The A47 is blocked westbound after an accident at East Dereham (near the B1147 / Etling Green).
The A47 at Dereham, Norfolk has now re-opened following a fatal crash this morning.
A woman has died following a crash on the A47 at Dereham, Norfolk this morning.
Emergency services were called to the two vehicle collision on the eastbound carriageway at 10.30am.
The passenger in one of the cars died at the scene, whilst the driver was seriously hurt although her injuries are not considered life-threatening.
The male driver of the second car has been taken to hospital and is critically injured.
The road is currently closed in both directions with diversions in place.
Police want to speak to anyone who saw the crash and are keen to trace the occupants of a small black car which was seen driving erratically on the Norwich-bound carriageway at the time and failed to stop at the scene.
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Staff at a hotel beside the A47 in Norfolk have revealed they keep an emergency kit at the ready, because of the number of accidents on the road.
The county council says its hoping for improvements to the stretch of the road near Dereham. In the meantime it's bringing in more volunteers to teach road safety