Teenager taken to hospital after being hit by moped

East of England ambulance. Picture: Simon Finlay

East of England ambulance. Picture: Simon Finlay - Credit: Archant Norfolk

A teenage woman has been taken to hospital after she was hit by a moped.

The East of England Ambulance Service received a call at 1pm on Monday to a report of a collision between a pedestrian and moped in King John Avenue in Gaywood near King's Lynn.

An ambulance crew and the Norfolk Accident Rescue Service were dispatched to the scene.

They treated the pedestrian, a woman in her late teens, who had suffered a serious leg injury.

She was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital for further care. Her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

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