Hackney: Elderly woman dies after being struck by bus outside Tesco - police investigation

A bus collided with a pedestrian near the Tesco store in Morning Lane, Hackney.
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A woman has died from her injuries after being struck by a bus in Hackney.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information about the collision on Thursday January 4.

Police were called shortly before 5.10pm to the scene of the incident near the Tesco store in Morning Lane.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended, and an 85-year-old woman was taken to hospital. She died there on Monday January 8.

Police say her next of kin have been informed.

Detectives from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit are asking anyone who may have captured the collision on dash cam or other media devices, or witnessed it, to contact the witness appeal line on 020 8597 4874.

Alternatively call 101 or post @MetCC ref CAD 4808/4JAN