Woman hit by double-decker bus in Leeds city centre

A WOMAN was rushed to hospital after being hit by a double-decker bus in Leeds.

Police at an incident on York Street, Leeds.

The pedestrian, believed to be around 45 years old, suffered a serious head injury from the incident, which happened at the junction of Marsh Lane and York Street at around 1.50pm today.

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A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said the injuries were believed to be serious but not life-threatening.

York Street was closed from the Marsh Lane junction shortly after the incident and buses were being diverted.