Man dies in fall on a double decker bus in Stockport

A man has died after he fell down the stairs on a bus in Greater Manchester, police have said.

The 46-year-old, who used a crutch, was climbing the stairs on a bus on Longshut Lane, Stockport at 17:30 BST when he fell backwards.

He was taken to hospital but he later died.

Police are appealing for anyone who saw it happen on the 383 Stagecoach bus, which runs from Stockport town centre to Marple Bridge, to contact them.

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