25/09/2017

Appeal Issued After Man Trapped Under Bus In Belfast

Police are appealing for information after a pedestrian was struck by a bus in Belfast city centre on Saturday, 23 September.

The incident happened at Custom House Square at around 11.30am.

Emergency services attended the scene and heavy lifting equipment was used to free the man who was trapped under the bus.
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Translink have launched an investigation.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

(CD)


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