Girl hit by bus in Wellingborough

The girl was taken to Kettering General Hospital after the incident.
The girl was taken to Kettering General Hospital after the incident.

Roads were closed after a young girl was hit by a bus in Wellingborough yesterday evening (Tuesday).

Police were called to Nest Farm Road in the Hemmingwell estate at 5.40pm after a collision between the girl and the bus, which eyewitness reports suggest was on the W2 route.

Emergency services then closed all roads in the surrounding area.

The girl was taken to Kettering General Hospital, with the extent of her injuries not known.