Teenager hit by bus in Leicester city centre

A girl was hit by a bus outside the Haymarket shopping centre in Leicester city centre earlier today.

Police and paramedics were called to the scene just after 3pm this afternoon. It’s believed the teenager had been hit by a Leicester First bus on Charles Street.

The young girl was taken to the Leicester Royal Infirmary for treatment. It’s believed her injuries are not life threatening.

Charles Street was closed off while Police carried out their investigations. It has now reopened. To keep up with all the latest news, please like our Facebook Page