A schoolgirl is recovering after an accident outside King Alfred School in Highbridge this morning (Thursday).

Police and ambulance crews were called to Burnham Road at 8.50am, as pictured here.

Police spokesman Sam Malone told Burnham-On-Sea.com: “We were called to reports of a child being involved in a collision with a vehicle.”

“An ambulance and police were called to the scene. The child suffered a minor head injury which is believed to have been caused by a fall.”

Pictured: Police at the scene in Burnham Road this morning