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Pedestrian hit by Range Rover in Ipswich

PUBLISHED: 12:46 28 September 2018 | UPDATED: 13:04 28 September 2018

The East of England Coop on the corner of Bramford Lane and Surbiton Road in Ispwich Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The East of England Coop on the corner of Bramford Lane and Surbiton Road in Ispwich Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

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A pedestrian suffered minor injuries after being hit by a Range Rover Evoque this morning.

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

Police were called to the junction of Surbiton Road with Bramford Lane, close to the East of England Coop, at 9.40am today.

The East of England Ambulance Service were also called to the accident, over fears the pedestrian may have more serious injuries.

They released a statement shortly after the collision.

It read: “A rapid response vehicle was called to a road traffic collision in Surbiton Road, Ipswich shortly after 9.40am this morning, Sept 28.

“One person was assessed, but did not require ambulance transport to hospital.”

The road was blocked but traffic is now running smoothly.

Police are still at the scene.

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