Man hit by bus on Kingsway, Swansea, named as Daniel Foss

Daniel Foss Daniel Foss's family said he was the 'life and soul'

Related Stories

A man killed after being hit by a bus in Swansea city centre has been named.

Daniel Foss, 37, from Reynoldston, Gower, was struck by a National Express bus on the Kingsway at about 16:50 BST on Tuesday.

He was taken to the city's Morriston Hospital but later died from his injuries.

Mr Foss's family said it was devastated by the death of such a "special and tactile" person who "did not have an enemy in the world".

His family said in a statement: "Daniel was a big character, who was life and soul of the party. He loved life, and did not have an enemy in the world.

"Daniel was the most loving and tactile, special person, you could ever wish to meet. He was protective of friends and family."

"Daniel's family and friends are devastated by his loss."

South Wales Police has appealed for witnesses to call is 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

More on This Story

Related Stories

From other news sites

BBC South West Wales

Weather

Swansea

10 °C 8 °C

Features & Analysis

  • Cartoon of women chatting on the metroChat wagon

    The interesting things you hear in a women-only carriage


  • Replica of a cargo boxSpecial delivery

    The man who posted himself to the other side of the world


  • Music scoreFinal score Watch

    Goodbye to NYC's last classical sheet music shop


  • Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton checks her Blackberry from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea, bound for Tripoli, Libya'Emailgate'

    Hillary gets a taste of scrutiny that lies ahead


Elsewhere on the BBC

  • Audi R8Best in show

    BBC Autos takes a look at 10 of the most eye-catching new cars at the 2015 Geneva motor show

Programmes

  • A cyborg cockroachClick Watch

    The cyborg cockroach – why has a computer been attached to this insect’s nervous system?

Try our new site and tell us what you think. Learn more
Take me there

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.