Campaigners gather for opening of new footbridge

Campaigners have gathered for the official opening of a footbridge built over a rail crossing after a teenage girl was killed at the danger spot.

Campaigners worked to get the bridge built at the danger spot
Campaigners worked to get the bridge built at the danger spot Credit: ITV News Central

The families of other victims killed at level crossings have been invited to the event.

The bridge was built after a campaign by the friends and family of 13-year-old Lindsay Inger, who was killed when she was hit by a tram at the crossing in November last year.

The new footbridge at Moor Bridge Crossing in Nottinghamshire
The new footbridge at Moor Bridge Crossing in Nottinghamshire Credit: ITV News Central

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