Three year old dies after bus accident in Luton

An investigation is underway after a three year old girl died in an accident involving a bus in Luton.

The accident happened yesterday afternoon on Dunstable Road in the Bury Park area of town. The road was closed for more than four hours.

The accident happened on Dunstable Road Credit: ITV Anglia

The girl has been named as Mayah Alleyah Shazad.

Police say the area was very busy at the time and several people witnessed the incident, they are appealing for them to come forward.

The girl's family are being supported by family liaison officers from Bedfordshire Police.