Girl, 13, taken to hospital after Belper accident

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breaking news

A 13-year-old girl was taken to hospital with head injuries after being hit by a car last night in Belper (Tuesday, October 21).

A Citroen C2 hit the girl, whose age is currently unknown, on Chesterfield Road, Belper, near the Queen’s Head at 4.30pm.

Paramedics are currently tending to the girl, who is conscious and breathing.

The road is not closed, however motorists are warned that traffic will be moving slowly.

Further updates to follow.