Boy, 16, dies after being hit by car in Mansfield

A 16-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire.

The teenager was taken to the Queen's Medical Centre in Nottingham after being struck by a Fiat on Derby Road at about 17:20 BST on Monday.

He later died as a result of serious head injuries.

The driver of the Fiat was treated for shock and the road was closed for several hours while police carried out investigations at the scene.

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