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UPDATE: Pensioner Dies After Incident On Bus In St Helens

Police are appealing for witnesses following an incident in which a passenger on a bus in St Helens suffered a fatal head injury.

At around 1.10pm on Saturday 22nd February, an elderly woman had been on an Arriva bus on Borough Road when it is believed a white van stopped suddenly in front of the bus causing the bus driver to brake.

As a result the woman sustained a head injury and had to be taken to hospital where she sadly passed away.

Her next-of-kin have been informed.

The driver of the van has now been traced and enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone who saw the incident is asked to DM @MerPolCC, call 101 or the Roads Policing Unit on 0151 777 5747 quoting log 438 of 22nd February.

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