Kent

Pedestrian hit by bus in Maidstone 'critical'

A pedestrian is in a critical condition in a London hospital after being hit by a bus in Maidstone.

Kent Police said the collision in London Road on Saturday afternoon involved a single decker bus.

The woman, who is local to the area, was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries, a police spokesman said.

The road was closed while the air ambulance attended, the bus was recovered and the scene examined. Officers have appealed for witnesses.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites