Minister says kerb fall legal case is "ludicrous"

The Cabinet Office minister and Norwich North MP Chloe Smith says many people will find it "ludicrous" that a police officer is taking legal action against a garage for tripping over a kerb while investigating a break-in.

PC Kelly Jones is pursuing a claim for damages against the owner of Nuns' Bridges Filling Station in Thetford, Norfolk.

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Police officer sues over kerb trip

A Norfolk police officer is suing a petrol station owner after apparently tripping on a kerb when she was called to reports of a break-in at the filling station in Thetford last summer.