Girl, 8, dies after being hit by minibus just outside Mansfield

Sycamore Avenue, Glapwell (Picture: Google Maps)

An eight-year-old girl has died after being hit by a minibus in a village just outside of Mansfield.

The incident happened at around 3.20pm on Tuesday (August 15) in Sycamore Avenue in Glapwell.

The girl suffered serious injuries and later died at hospital.

Officers from Derbyshire Constabulary’s investigation unit would like to hear from any witnesses who haven’t already come forward.

You are asked to call DC Darren Parkin if you have any information on 101 quoting incident 539 of August 15.