Lupset bus crash victim dies in hospital

RTC on Horbury Road, Wakefield
RTC on Horbury Road, Wakefield

An elderly woman who was hit by a double-decker bus in Lupset has died.

Police said 87-year-old Betty Bolton, of Cumbrian Way, Lupset, died in hospital.

The incident happened at 9.50am on Wednesday, December 4, on Horbury Road, close to the junction with Ms Bolton’s street.

She was airlifted to Leeds General Infirmary.

Anyone who saw the collision should call PC Andy McManus on 101.