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Woman rescued from overturned car in Melton Constable

PUBLISHED: 11:29 10 August 2017 | UPDATED: 11:31 10 August 2017

Emergency services were called after a car overturned at Melton Constable. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Emergency services were called after a car overturned at Melton Constable. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

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A woman became trapped after her car overturned in Melton Constable this morning.

The East of England Ambulance Service was called at 8.52am to reports of an overturned vehicle.

An ambulance crew was dispatched to the scene along with fire engines from Holt and Fakenham, which were called at 8.56am.

The fire crews released a woman from the vehicle and she was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Kings Lynn as a precautionary measure.

She is not believed to have sustained any serious injuries.

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