Girl airlifted to hospital in Sheffield after scooter collision

A teenage girl was airlifted to Sheffield Children’s Hospital after a scooter collision when she was not wearing a helmet or protective clothing.

By Claire Lewis
Tuesday, 21 May, 2019, 13:27
Sheffield Children's Hospital

The 15-year-old was a pillion passenger when the scooter was involved in a collision with a car last night.

The incident occurred in Humberside and the injured youngster was rushed to Sheffield for specialist treatment.

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Officers from South Yorkshire Police are assisting with the investigation into the incident.

The force said the girl’s injuries ‘could have been far worse’.