Mother killed by bus infront of 8 year old daughter

Police are investigating a fatal road traffic collision which happened at the Kingsway in Swansea shortly before 11.25am on Tuesday 31st March. 

The incident happened near the junction of Union Street when a 41-year-old female pedestrian was in collision with a bus. The woman was taken to Morriston Hospital with serious injuries where she later died. An eight-year-old girl who was in company with the woman was also taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Inspector Steve Davies of the South Wales Police Roads Policing Unit said: “Our thoughts are with the family at this very sad time and they are being supported by specially trained officers.

“I would also like to pay tribute to the efforts of the emergency services at the scene in very difficult circumstances.”

An investigation into the collision is continuing and police are appealing for any witnesses to the collision to call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting occurrence number 1500110089.

 The Kingsway was closed for several hours and the public are thanked for their understanding and patience while collision investigation work took place at the scene.