Road hog! Pig causes delays on A11 at Thetford

PUBLISHED: 12:37 22 March 2016 | UPDATED: 12:38 22 March 2016

A pig was causing problems on the A11 at Thetford this morning.

A pig was causing problems on the A11 at Thetford this morning.


A pig caused delays for drivers at Thetford this morning after walking down the A11.

Norfolk & Suffolk’s Road Policing Unit were called to help the pig to safety and get it off the busy road.

It appears that the animal had been taking a stroll down the A11 after escaping from a nearby field.

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