Kent

Woman dies after being hit by van in Tunbridge Wells

Mount Pleasant Road, Tunbridge Wells
Image caption Mount Pleasant Road in Tunbridge Wells remains closed

A woman has died after being hit by a van outside a Kent railway station, police said.

The accident happened just after 14:00 BST on Thursday on Mount Pleasant Road near Tunbridge Wells station and Hoopers department store.

Kent Police said a Ford Transit van had hit the elderly woman, who sustained a head injury.

She was treated at the scene but ambulance crews were unable to revive her. The road remains closed.

Related Internet links

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