Search

Car hits 18-year-old girl as she crosses a Great Yarmouth road

PUBLISHED: 12:12 05 October 2011 | UPDATED: 12:14 05 October 2011

Girl hit by car as she crosses a Great Yarmouth street

Girl hit by car as she crosses a Great Yarmouth street

Archant

A CAR hit an 18-year-old girl as she crossed the street in Great Yarmouth this morning.

The girl was crossing North Quay Road at around 11am when she was hit by a vehicle which failed to stop.

She has been taken to the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston for a precautionary check-up but is not believed to have sustained serious injuries.

Police were called to the scene at 11.05am and an ambulance attended.

A spokesman for Norfolk Constabulary said: “There was a collision involving a car and a pedestrian.

“The girl’s injuries are not life-threatening and she was taken to the James Paget University Hospital for a precautionary check-up.

“The driver failed to stop but the victim admits that she didn’t look properly.”

Police are urging the driver to report to Gorleston police station to report the accident.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Great Yarmouth Mercury

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists