Friends and family pay tribute to boy hit by bus

Mourners have been invited to make written tributes at the funeral of Matthew Hayes. Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees
"Sleep peacefully", one of the messages for Matthew Hayes. Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees

Mourners have been making written tributes to Matthew Hayes, the 12-year-old boy who died after being hit by a bus in Sunderland.

The collision happened on Ryhope Street South nearly two weeks ago.

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Funeral of boy hit by bus

A 12-year-old boy was knocked down and killed by a bus in Sunderland.