Boy, 8, hit by car near Norwich school

An eight-year-old boy was hit by a car close to a Norwich school during rush hour this morning.

The boy was left with minor injuries following the incident, which happened on Mansfield Lane at about 8.30am near to the Hewett School.

A police spokesman said the boy had suffered bruises and scratches.

Police and paramedics attended the scene, but the road remains open.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter