Road reopens after eight hours following serious A47 crash

A woman, in her 30s, has been arrested after a crash which closed part of the A47 in Wisbech. Pictur

Cambridgeshire Police were called to the scene of a crash on the southbound carriageway of the A47 between Wisbech and Guyhirn at around 9pm on Wednesday, May 19. - Credit: Archant

The road has reopened after police closed a section of the A47 in both directions following a serious crash.

Cambridgeshire Police were called to the scene of a crash on the southbound carriageway of the A47 between Wisbech and Guyhirn at around 9pm on Wednesday, May 19.

The scene, was between the A141 near Guyhirn and the B198 near South Brink.

Fenland Police confirmed the road had reopened at around 5:30pm this morning.

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service crews from March and Wisbech worked with police and ambulance crews.


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Fenland Police were asking road users to expect delays on the approach to the closures and allow extra time for their journeys following the incident.

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