Women dies after being hit by a bus in Coventry

The BBC is reporting that a woman in her 70s has died after being hit by a double-decker bus in Coventry.

Reports say that officers were called to Remembrance Road, in Willenhall, Coventry, at about 11:00 BST.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The bus driver was checked by paramedics but was unhurt, West Midlands Ambulance service said.

The road remains closed at the junction with Mary Slessor Street. and the police have appealed for witnesses.