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Police find vehicle thought to be involved in fatal hit-and-run near Norwich

The road was closed for much of yesterday. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police say that they've found a vehicle that they believe was involved in a fatal hit-and-run on the A47 near Norwich yesterday (January 14).

It's after the body of a man thought to be in his 40s was found by the side of the carriageway.

The A47 eastbound carriageway was closed between the B1108 and the Thickthorn Roundabout for much of the day.

Officers are due to speak to the driver of the vehicle today but they are still appealing for witnesses.

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A47 near Norwich reopens after man's body found by carriageway

The A47 eastbound carriageway was closed for much of the morning. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A stretch of the A47 near Norwich has now reopened after a man's body was found by the side of the carriageway earlier.

The A47 eastbound carriageway was closed for much of the morning between the B1108 and the Thickthorn Roundabout.

Police believe that the incident was a "fatal fail to stop collision".

Man's body found by the side of the A47 near Norwich

The man's body was found by the side of the A47.

The body of a man has been found by the side of the A47 carriageway near Norwich this morning (January 14).

Police believe that the incident appears to be a "fatal fail to stop collision".

The A47 eastbound carriageway remains closed between the B1108 and the Thickthorn Roundabout. Credit: ITV News Anglia

The A47 eastbound carriageway remains closed between the B1108 and the Thickthorn Roundabout while police inquiries continue.

The man is believed to be in his 40s and from the Norwich area. His next of kin are being informed.

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Warning of rail disruption on Norwich to London line after fire hits signalling

Trains between Norwich and London are being hit by signalling problems after a fire at Ilford.

Train services running through this station may be cancelled, delayed by up to 30 minutes or revised. Disruption is expected until the end of the day.

Information is available through the link below.

Man City player was on plane that came off runway

Vincent Kompany Credit: PA

Its being reported that a private plane carrying Manchester City star Vincent Kompany veered off the runway at Norwich Airport. The Blues Captain is currently sidelined with a calf injury. He was on the aircraft after watching City's FA Cup win yesterday.

The plane left the runway and ran onto grass before coming to a stop. Norwich Airport was closed for four hours as the emergency was dealt with. No one was hurt in the incident.

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