Manchester

Manchester woman, 77, struck by van dies in hospital

A 77-year-old woman has died from her injuries after she was struck by a van in Manchester.

Police said the woman, who has not been named, was hit by a van on Chester Road in Hulme near Mancunian Way, shortly before 13:00 BST.

She was taken to hospital with a head injury but later died, Greater Manchester Police said.

Officers said the incident happened on a busy junction and have urged witnesses to come forward.

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