No action over school party crash

A 41-YEAR-OLD woman arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after her car collided with a group of schoolchildren will face no further action, police have said.

A 41-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after her car collided with a group of schoolchildren will face no further action, police have said.

The incident happened in Lowestoft Road, Worlingham, near Beccles, on Friday, September 25.

Tonight a spokeswoman for Suffolk police confirmed that a 41-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving will face no action.

She said: “Following extensive inquiries into the cause of the collision and consultation with the crown prosecution service, medical reports mean police will not take any further action against her.”


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A total of nine year 5 pupils from Worlingham Middle School were injured in the accident.

Three children were taken to the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston, another three children and a 21-year-old man were taken to the Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital and three more children were taken to Beccles Hospital.

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Ambulance crews also dealt with 12 walking wounded and it was understood the most seriously-injured child suffered a broken pelvis and legs.

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