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Woman dies in hospital after being hit by police van

A 94-year-old woman who was injured when she was involved in a crash with a police van has died in hospital.

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The Independent Office for Police Conduct have launched an investigation after the accident in Whitchurch, Cardiff, on Saturday evening.

The woman was injured in the crash on Merthyr Road at around 5.20pm.

The road was closed for several hours as investigation work was carried out.

The 94-year-old woman sustained injuries and was taken to hospital where she has sadly since died.

Our investigation follows a mandatory referral from South Wales Police and IOPC investigators attended the scene and the post-incident procedures.

– IOPC spokeswoman