Ambulance called after woman falls in road in front of van

Woman hit by van

Woman hit by van

First published in Echo News
Last updated

AN elderly woman is being treated by paramedics after falling in front of a van.

Passersby said the woman, in her 80s, was walking along High Road, Benfleet near the Appleton School at around 3pm, when she tripped and fell in the road.

An ambulance and emergency response car are on the scene now.

An Essex Police spokeswoman said: "Police were called to High Road, Benfleet following reports of an elderly woman falling in the road."

Updates to follow.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree