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Broken hip and cracked ribs for mobility scooter woman

PUBLISHED: 17:34 08 October 2018

A police scene is currently in place while investigations get under way. Stock image Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

A police scene is currently in place while investigations get under way. Stock image Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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A Beccles woman was left with a broken hip after a collision between her mobility scooter and a people carrier.

The rider of the scooter, a 55-year-old woman, fell after a green Citroen Xsara Picasso collided with her vehicle.

She was taken to hospital for treatment and found to have injuries including a broken hip, cracked vertebrae and cracked ribs.

The incident occurred at around 3.40pm on Tuesday October 2 in Gosford Road.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact PC 1856 Dan Peck on 101 quoting reference CAD 214 of 2 October.

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