Woman killed in bus accident

A 50-year-old woman has been knocked down and killed by a bus in the North, Translink confirmed today.

She was on Merchant’s Quay in Newry when the accident happened this afternoon.

A Translink spokeswoman said: “We are assisting PSNI with their enquires.

“We extend our sympathies and condolences to the family. Our thoughts are also with the driver.”

A police spokeswoman said they were investigating and asked anybody with information to contact them.

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