Police appeal after van fails to stop after collision with boy on scooter in Great Yarmouth

PUBLISHED: 15:32 23 November 2016 | UPDATED: 15:55 23 November 2016

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a van driver failed to stop after collision with boy on a scooter in Great Yarmouth.

It happened on St Peters Road just before 5pm on Friday, November 18.

A white van with orange writing on the side was involved in the collision.

It is believed the van stopped for a moment following the collision but then drove off.

The boy was then taken to the James Paget Hospital in Gorleston with a leg injury.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or may be able to identify the van involved, should contact PC Marc Evans at Great Yarmouth Police Station on 101.

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