An investigation has been launched into a crash which saw a double-decker bus plough into a Sainsbury's Supermarket.
Emergency Services were called to the scene at Trinity Street in Coventry city centre at 6pm last night.
It is believed at least five people were injured in the incident and there are reports that an elderly woman has died.
A number of roads are closed in Coventry city centre after a double-decker bus crashed into a supermarket this evening.
- Trinity Street closed due to accident investigation work
- Hales Street / Fairfax Street closed
- Ironmonger Row closed
- Also affecting Hales Street at A4053 Ring Road / B4109 White Street
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Video credit: @RuhelUK/Twitter
Footage from the scene of a double-decker bus crash in Coventry shows worried locals looking on as people remain trapped on the vehicle.
The video was posted on Twitter by an onlooker, and shows the windows of the vehicle shattered.
West Midlands Police have confirmed that they are still at the scene of a crash in Coventry which has left six people injured.
The bus crashed into a Sainsbury's supermarket on Trinity Street in Coventry city centre earlier this evening.
Two further people have been assessed and discharged at the scene.
Our officers are still at the scene of a bus crash in Coventry city centre; 3 people seriously injured, 5 with minor injuries.
Six people have been taken to hospital after a bus crashed into a Sainsbury's supermarket in Coventry city centre, West Midlands Ambulance service has said.
Two further people have been assessed and discharged at the scene, officials said.
Earlier, police said that eight people had been hurt, three seriously, in the collision between the double-decker vehicle and Sainsbury's in Trinity Street.
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