Bus driver dies behind the wheel

50 year old bus driver dies. Police discovered him dead at the scene in Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan.

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Driver found dead on board bus

A driver has been found dead on board his bus in Wigan.

Police say they were called to Lockett Road in Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, at around 7pm last night. The 50-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene.

There were no passengers on board.

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding his death has been launched and the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have also been informed.

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