Woman on mobility scooter hit by bus in Norwich city centre

A woman on a mobility scooter has been hit by a Konectbus in Norwich city centre.

The woman, who was about 50, was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital with minor head injuries.

A spokesman for Konectbus said the No 8 single-decker service was approaching Castle Meadow from Market Avenue when the accident happened near the Shire Hall, at about 3.45pm.

It is unclear in which direction the scooter was heading.

One lane on Castle Meadow has been blocked off by police and traffic is being delayed.

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