Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Sheffield pedestrian, 72, dies after being hit by bus

A 72-year-old man has died after being hit by a bus in Sheffield.

The man was hit by double-decker bus on Bridge Street, near the city's Magistrates' Court, just before 11:00 GMT on Thursday, police said.

He sustained life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital, where he later died.

South Yorkshire Police have appealed for any witnesses to come forward, in particular anyone who was travelling on the bus at the time.

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