Wakefield: Man dies after being hit by bus

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An 18-year-old man has died after being hit by a bus in Wakefield.

The accident happened on Marshway on Friday at 5.40pm when a single decker bus travelling towards the junction with Jacobs Well Lane collided with the pedestrian.

The man, who is from the Wakefield area but has not been named, suffered fatal injuries.

Witnesses should contact the Major Collision Enquiry Team via 0845 60 60 606.

HELPING HAND: Ben Wilson, MD at MPM, with Victoria Hopkins, MD at Hopkins Catering. PIC: Tony Johnson

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