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Woman in 70s injured in car park collision in Charles Street, Ipswich

14:58 30 December 2015

A pedestrian was struck by a car in Charles Street in Ipswich.

A pedestrian was struck by a car in Charles Street in Ipswich.

A woman in her 70s was treated by paramedics after a collision involving a vehicle in a car park in Ipswich today.

The pedestrian suffered suspected hip injuries not believed to be life-threatening after the incident in the car park in Charles Street, near Crown Pools swimming pool.

The collision took place shortly after 11.45am, police said.

They did not have details of the vehicle involved.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said a woman in her 70s suffered suspected hip injuries. The woman was treated at the scene by paramedics and did not require hospital treatment, the spokesman added.

Police added the woman was “conscious and breathing”. There were no arrests.

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