Mobility scooter crash woman dies after Hythe collision

An elderly woman has died in hospital from injuries suffered when her mobility scooter was in collision with a recovery van in Hythe.

The woman was crossing Scanlons Bridge Road at 1020 BST on Friday when the accident happened.

Kent Police said she was taken by air ambulance to a London hospital but has since died from her injuries.

The road was closed for about four hours while officers carried out an investigation.

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