Young boy in hospital after being hit by minibus in Lincoln

A 12-year-old boy has been hospitalised after being hit by a minibus in North Hykeham.

Emergency services were called to the Moor Lane/Newark Road junction in North Hykeham at around 4.10pm on October 2 when the boy was hit.

The boy was taken to Lincoln County Hospital with a leg injury, as well as minor foot and shoulder injuries.

The vehicle involved in the incident, near to Sir Robert Pattinson Academy, was a silver Renault Trafic Combi Van.

The junction was briefly closed by police.

Anyone with information relating to the incident is being asked to contact Lincolnshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 291 of October 2.