A 16-year-old-boy died in a road accident in Mansfield on Monday evening. The accident happened at 5:20 p.m. local time when a Fiat car hit the boy on Derby Road.

The boy sustained serious injuries on his head and was taken to the Queen's Medical Center in Nottingham, where he died. The driver of the car was treated at the scene for shock.

The road was temporary closed for police investigations and was reopened at 8:10 p.m.