Appeal after bus overturned in West Walton during Storm Doris

Double decker bus blown over in Walton Highway. Picture: Norfolk & Suffolk's Roads Policing

Double decker bus blown over in Walton Highway. Picture: Norfolk & Suffolk's Roads Policing - Credit: Norfolk & Suffolk's Roads Policing

Police are appealing for passengers who were on a bus which overturned in West Walton during Storm Doris last week to come forward.

Double decker bus blown over in Walton Highway. Picture: Norfolk & Suffolk's Roads Policing

Double decker bus blown over in Walton Highway. Picture: Norfolk & Suffolk's Roads Policing - Credit: Norfolk & Suffolk's Roads Policing

The bus was travelling on the Lynn Road near to Worzals Farm Shop when it overturned at approximately 1.20pm on Thursday, February 23.

The East of England Ambulance Service assessed 15 people at the scene, three of which were taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital with minor injuries.

PC Andy Smith said: 'There were a number of people on the bus at the time of the incident.

'However, they were picked up by friends of family before speaking to police. I am keen to identify the passengers involved as soon as possible.'


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First Bus has said it is undertaking an investigation to determine to cause of the incident.

Anyone who may have been involved in, or witnessed, the collision should contact PC Andy Smith at Downham Market Police Station on 101.

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