Man taken to hospital after crash between a car and pedestrian in Gorleston

The ambulance service were called. Photo: Archant Library

The ambulance service were called. Photo: Archant Library

A man was taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg after a collision involving a car.

The incident took place just after 9am on Thursday in East Anglian Way in Gorleston.

An ambulance crew and ambulance officer were sent to reports of a crash between a car and pedestrian.

They treated a man in his 40s who had suffered what was initially thought to be a broken leg.

He was taken to the nearby James Paget University Hospital for further care.

His condition was not believed to be life-threatening and police said the man had suffered minor injuries.

Police were also called to the scene and the fire service sent crews from Great Yarmouth and Gorleston who assisted the police and ambulance service.

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Any witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact Gorleston Police Station on 101.

Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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