Tyne & Wear

Pedestrian hit by bus in Newcastle 'critical'

A 23-year-old woman is in a critical condition in hospital after being hit by a bus in Newcastle.

The accident happened at about 20:05 GMT on Saturday, at St Nicholas' Street in the city.

The woman was taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary (RVI) and is in a critical but stable condition, Northumbria Police said.

St Nicholas' Street and Mosley Street, which were temporarily closed, have now reopened.

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