Woman seriously hurt after being hit by a double decker bus in York

Police closed off the road after the accident on Saturday night. Photograph: Minster FM
1 Jul 2018 @ 10.12 am
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A woman is in hospital after being struck by a double-decker bus in York.

The serious collision, involving a 16-year-old woman pedestrian and a bus, happened outside the Missoula restaurant on Bridge Street just after 9pm on Saturday (June 30).

The woman, from the Oldham area, sustained a serious head injury.

She was treated at the scene by paramedics before going to Leeds General Infirmary by ambulance. She is in a stable condition.

The scene in York last night. Photograph: Minster FM

Traffic and pedestrian closures were put in place in the Ouse Bridge and Micklegate areas for around four and half hours while officers from the Roads Policing Group and Forensic Collision Investigation Unit conducted enquiries at the scene.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact North Yorkshire Police.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1 and ask for the Force Control Room
Quote reference number 12180117552