Crash involving truck and pedestrian in seaside town

Crash involving truck and pedestrian in Church Street, Sheringham. Picture: Google Maps

Crash involving truck and pedestrian in Church Street, Sheringham. Picture: Google Maps - Credit: Archant

A man in his 60s was taken to hospital with serious injuries to his ribs after he was struck by a truck

The pedestrian was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, but his injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.

The driver of the truck had minor injuries.

A Norfolk police spokesman said: “Officers were called to Church Street, Sheringham at about 7.50am on Tuesday, June 9 following reports of a collision between a truck and a pedestrian.”

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust said: “We responded to an emergency call shortly after 7.30am regarding an incident in Sheringham. We sent an ambulance and a rapid response car to the scene. The patient was transferred to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for further treatment and care.”


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