Young girl has died after being thrown from bouncy castle

A young girl has tragically died after being thrown from a bouncy castle in Norfolk.

Police confirmed the death after they were called to an incident in Gorleston at 11.15am on Sunday.

The girl was taken to James Paget hospital but died of her injuries. Her next of kin have been informed and are being supported by police officers.

“A joint investigation between the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), local authority and police has been launched to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident,” a statement said.

“A police cordon has been put in place at the scene whilst enquiries continue.”