Woman killed by bus in Lincoln city centre

A woman has died after she was hit by a bus in Lincoln city centre.

The 36-year-old woman was struck by the vehicle on the High Street at about 12:40 GMT.

She was taken to Lincoln County Hospital with head injuries, and later died. It is not thought anyone on the bus was injured.

Police closed the road in both directions between Portland Street and Dixon Street while investigations were carried out.

The force is appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them.

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