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Man with serious leg injury after collision involving bus

PUBLISHED: 10:51 02 September 2019 | UPDATED: 14:05 02 September 2019

A pedestrian has been taken to hospital after a collision on Gorleston High Street. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

A pedestrian has been taken to hospital after a collision on Gorleston High Street. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

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A pedestrian suffered a serious leg injury after a collision involving a bus.

Norfolk Police were called at 9.20am on Monday (September 2) to reports of a collision between a bus and a male pedestrian on Gorleston High Street.

East England Ambulance service sent an ambulance, ambulance officer and East Anglian Air Ambulance.

Two fire brigades from Great Yarmouth and one from Gorleston went to the scene.

Crews used air bags to release the pedestrian, who had suffered a serious leg injury.

He was taken to James Paget Hospital by land ambulance for further treatment.

The road was closed while emergency services carried out their work.

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