3-Year-Old Killed in Crash

8 June 2015, 06:20

A toddler has died after being hit by a car in Watton.

Paramedics and police were called to Norwich Road near to the junction of Blenheim Way at 2.30pm on Sunday afternoon after being alerted by the ambulance service.

A 3 year old boy suffered serious head injuries in the collision in nearby Adland Drive.

He was taken by air ambulance to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital where he received treatment but died several hours later.

Norwich Road was closed while emergency services dealt with the incident and an area in Adland Drive was also sealed off while police carried out enquiries. Norwich Road was re-opened shortly before 5pm.

Anyone who witnessed the incident should contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101.