Search

Free with the EDP and Evening News today - 56-page Wembley Souvenir Picture Special Pink Un

Air ambulance called after a crash in King’s Lynn involving a child on a bike

15:09 22 September 2012

The East Anglian Air Ambulance

The East Anglian Air Ambulance

Archant 2010

A child was taken to hospital after being hit by a car in King’s Lynn this morning.

shares

The youngster was on a push bike when the crash happened on John Kennedy Road at 11.45am.

A crew from the East Anglian Air Ambulance, along with police officers and paramedics, were called to the scene and landed in Austin Field car park at around 12noon.

A Norfolk Police spokesman said the boy sustained a broken leg in the crash. An East Anglian Air Ambulance spokesman said the boy was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn by land ambulance.

Following the incident, people posted messages on social network website Twitter.

One user tweeted: “Just seen young lad lying in the middle of John Kennedy Road. Could have been knocked down. Paramedics on the scene. He looks okay.”

Meanwhile another user tweeted: “It’s not looking good. One of our managers saw it happen poor lad.”

Did you witness the incident? Call the newsdesk on 01553 778 681

shares

Most Read

Campaigns

Most Commented

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 14°C

min temp: 6°C

Listen to the latest weather forecast

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the EDP
digital edition

Subscribe

Broads Outdoor Festival

cover

Enjoy the Broads
Outdoor Festival
digital edition

Read

Eating Out in the Broads

cover

Enjoy the Eating Out
in the Broads
digital edition

Read

Great Days Out

cover

Enjoy the Great Days
Out digital edition

Read