IMAGES: Woman hit by bus in Manners Street

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Twitter photos from Alastair Thompson

Wellington.Scoop
A woman was hit by a bus in Manners Street this afternoon.

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Nothing stopped other buses from getting through. They drove around the injured person and the bus that had hit her.

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Then police arrived, with an ambulance.

The DomPost quoted a witness as saying he heard a loud “bang” as the woman struck the front of the bus, spun to its rear and landed head-first on the edge of the pavement.

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Twitter photo by Tova O’Brien

The woman was able to talk to police and paramedics before she was taken to hospital in a critical condition. A Wellington Free Ambulance spokesman said later than she was treated in the emergency department and is now in a stable condition.

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