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Woman injured after tripping on bus step

PUBLISHED: 19:03 08 August 2018 | UPDATED: 10:28 09 August 2018

The incident happened on George Street in Brandon Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The incident happened on George Street in Brandon Picture: GOOGLE MAPS


A 70-year-old woman has suffered potentially life-changing injuries after she tripped stepping off a bus in Brandon.

Police were called at roughly 1.20pm today with reports of a incident involving a bus and a pedestrian on George Street in the town.

The woman is believed to have sustained an injury to her foot, and was taken to West Suffolk Hospital by land ambulance.

A spokesperson for Suffolk police said the woman’s injuries were “potentially life-changing”.

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