Chelmsford: Four-year-old girl suffers “life-changing” leg injuries after being hit by lorry

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A four-year-old girl is believed to have suffered “life-changing injuries” after being hit by a lorry.

The girl was hit near the fire station in Waterhouse Lane, Chelmsford at around 3.30pm.

She was airlifted to the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel after suffering leg injuries. A police spokeswoman said the injuries were believed to be life changing, but not life threatening.

Waterhouse Lane remains closed following the incident, with heavy traffic in both directions.


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