max temp: 20°C

min temp: 6°C


Young girl taken to hospital after collision with moped

PUBLISHED: 14:40 17 August 2018 | UPDATED: 14:41 17 August 2018

The car park on Clapham Road South in Lowestoft. Picture: Google

The car park on Clapham Road South in Lowestoft. Picture: Google


A young girl under the age of 10 was taken to hospital following a collision with a moped in Lowestoft today.

The incident, which happened at around noon, took place in the Clapham Road car park near the library and the job centre in the town.

Suffolk Police said they were called to reports of the incident at 12.05pm. A spokesman said: “It was reported to be between a pedestrian and a moped, in the car park between the library and the job centre near Clapham Road South.”

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said an ambulance was on the scene at 12.06pm and said they transported a girl under the age of 10 to James Paget Hospital in Gorleston.

Car crime has risen sharply in Ipswich – and 98% of its perpetrators went unpunished.

‘We’re currently witnessing a revolution in the automotive industry’ - and this Suffolk entrepreneur is in the driving seat

A project which sees clown doctors visit children in hospital have celebrated their 10 year anniversary with a funding boost.

The co-owner of a popular Suffolk pub-hotel is bemoaning that he claims he is coughing up more each year in tax, proportionally speaking, than Airbnb.

Suffolk’s 111 health service is set to be relaunched this winter which will up the number of health professionals patients can speak to, it has emerged.

Fire response times in Suffolk are nearly three minutes more than national averages – and nearly two minutes behind other rural areas, according to new figures.

The number of anti-depressants prescribed in parts of Essex has risen by nearly a fifth in just three years, according to NHS data.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24