UPDATE: Two people hurt in three vehicle crash at East Winch

Road accident

Road accident

Two people are reported to have been injured in a three vehicle crash on the A47 at East Winch this lunchtime.

Emergency crews remain at the scene of the crash, near the Carpenters Arms pub, which happened at around noon today.

Two cars and a lorry were involved in the incident. Ambulance service officials say they are currently treating two patients who are described as “walking wounded.”

The road is currently blocked and local diversions are in place.

The First bus company has also announced it is unable to serve Narborough, East Winch and Middleton with its X1 service because of the incident.