Woman in her 70s struck by reversing car in the centre of Ely

PUBLISHED: 15:22 17 January 2016 | UPDATED: 15:22 17 January 2016

Woman struck by reversing car in Ely taken to hospital

Woman struck by reversing car in Ely taken to hospital


An elderly woman was taken to hospital after being hit by a reversing car in Ely.

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) received a call at 10.05am on Friday to Market Street, Ely, following a report of a collision between a car and pedestrian.

A rapid response vehicle and ambulance crew attended to a woman in her 70s who was conscious and breathing.

She had suffered a head injury and was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge for further treatment.

An ambulance service spokesman said: “Her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening or serious.”

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