Woman in 90s remains in critical condition after bus collision in Norwich city centre

Bus crash st stephen's street norwich
Credit: ITV News Anglia
Police appeal for witnesses after an elderly woman is badly hurt in a collision with a bus Credit: ITV News Anglia

An elderly woman is still fighting for her life in hospital after being involved in a collision with a bus in Norwich city centre.

Police have appealed for witnesses to the crash on St Stephens Street, at its junction with Surrey Street, at 11.13am on Saturday.

The pedestrian, a woman in her 90s, suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

She remains in a critical condition in hospital, police said on Sunday. They had originally thought her to be in her 80s.

The driver of the bus was not hurt in the collision.

St Stephens Street was closed while emergency services were at the scene of the collision, and the road reopened at 2pm.

Officers are keen to hear from witnesses or anyone with dash cam footage of the collision.

They should call 101 quoting incident number 141 of 14 January 2023. Alternatively, they can also email Samuel.land@norfolk.police.uk.

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