Live updates



Drink-drive arrest after car crash in Norfolk

The car was completely damaged after the crash Credit: Gt Yarmouth Police

A driver has been arrested following a crash near Great Yarmouth.

Police were called to the A143 at Fritton and arrested the driver on suspicion of drink-driving.

Great Yarmouth police said the driver was more than twice the drink-drive limit.

No-one was injured in the crash.

Manslaughter investigation dropped after Ava-May Littleboy's inflatable trampoline accident

Three-year-old Ava-May Littleboy died after she was thrown from an inflatable trampoline. Credit: Norfolk Police

Detectives investigating the death of a girl in Gorleston last summer have confirmed no further police action will be taken against two people arrested in connection with the incident.

Ava-May Littleboy, three, died after being thrown from an inflatable trampoline on the Lower Esplanade on Sunday 1 July 2018.

A man and woman, aged in their 40s and from the Great Yarmouth area, were arrested in July on suspicion of gross negligence manslaughter.

Ava-May Littleboy died after being thrown from a trampoline on Gorleston beach Credit: ITV News Anglia

Following extensive enquiries and consultation with the Crown Prosecution Service, a decision has been made not to proceed with any manslaughter offences against any individual or company.

Detectives from the Norfolk and Suffolk Major Investigation Team will now liaise with the coroner in respect of the inquest and support Great Yarmouth Borough Council, which will review the evidence with a view to prosecuting under health and safety legislation.

Load more updates