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Elderly woman taken to hospital after car crash

PUBLISHED: 10:18 08 January 2019 | UPDATED: 10:27 08 January 2019

A elderly woman was involved in a crash with a car on Watton High Street. Picture: Rebecca Murphy

A elderly woman was involved in a crash with a car on Watton High Street. Picture: Rebecca Murphy

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A woman in her 70s was taken to hospital after being involved in a crash with a car.

Norfolk Police said they were called to Watton High Street at around 7.30am this morning.

Officers said a Nissan Micra had been involved in a crash with a woman in her 70s who was left with minor facial injuries and was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital by the ambulance service.

A spokesman for Norfolk Police added: “We are still on scene at the moment and we have asked for recovery of the Nissan Micra.

“The road is not blocked and is not closed, and no arrests have been made.”

The spokesman for East of England Ambulance service said: “We were called at 7.28am with reports of a collision in High Street, Watton.

“We sent a community first responder and an ambulance. A woman in her 70s was taken to Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for further treatment.”

Konectbus services 3, 6, and 11 were subject to ongoing delays due to the crash.

The bus company said on Twitter: “Due to an incident on Watton High Street all services are subject to ongoing delays at present.”


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