A man in his 70s died after being hit by a bus.
The accident took place on Wrekenton High Street, Gateshead, at around 7.30am today.
The road is closed and diversions have been put in place.
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The constituency of Selby and Ainsty is a largely rural North Yorkshire seat between York, Harrogate and Pontefract.
York Outer was created for the 2010 election, replacing the City of York seat.
York Central was created for the 2010 election, replacing the City of York seat.