Woman airlifted to hospital after minibus collision in car park

A woman was airlifted to hospital after a crash outside a Morrisons in Victoria Road, Diss.

A woman was airlifted to hospital after a collision in the Morrisons car park in Diss. - Credit: Google Maps

An 80-year-old woman was airlifted to hospital with "serious injuries" after being involved in a collision with a minibus in a supermarket car park in Diss. 

Police, fire and ambulance crews attended the incident outside the Morrisons in Victoria Road just after 9.30am on Wednesday, December 15. 

Firefighters from Diss and Harleston released passengers using hydraulic rescue equipment, while an ambulance and the East Anglian Air Ambulance were also at the scene.

A Norfolk police spokeswoman said the woman suffered "serious injuries".

An East of England ambulance service spokeswoman added: "Crews treated a female patient at the scene before airlifting her to Addenbrooke’s Hospital for further assessment and care."

Officers would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident between the pedestrian and the minibus.

Anyone with information, or dashcam footage from the scene at the time, is asked to contact PC Robert Hardingham in Wymondham’s Roads and Armed Policing Team on 101, quoting incident number 98 of Wednesday, December 15, 2021.