Woman dies after falling from boat on the Broads

A woman who fell from a hire boat on the Norfolk Broads has died in hospital. The woman, who was in her seventies, fell into the water near Potter Heigham yesterday afternoon.

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Woman falls from boat on Norfolk Broads

An elderly woman is in a serious condition in hospital after falling into the water on the Norfolk Broads.

Police at the scene near Potter Heigham Credit: ITV News Anglia

The woman, who is in her seventies, fell from a hire boat near Heigham Bridge at Potter Heigham yesterday, shortly before 3.30pm.

The police and emergency services were called, and an air ambulance took her to the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital where she is still being treated.

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