Inquest into the death of woman killed in city centre bus collision to be held today

Police on the scene of a collision between a woman and a bus on Rose Lane in Norwich in August 2019.

Police on the scene of a collision between a woman and a bus on Rose Lane in Norwich in August 2019.Picture: Neil Perry - Credit: Archant

An inquest will resume today into the death of a 79-year-old woman who died after she was hit by a bus in Norwich city centre.

Janet Bagley died on Thursday, August 8, 2019, shortly after being involved in a collision with a bus on Rose Lane.

Today, a full inquest will be held at Norfolk Coroner's Court into the circumstances surrounding her death.

An inquest opened into her death on August 15, heard Ms Bagley was a retired clerical worker from Coleby, in Lincolnshire.

Her medical cause of death was given as severe multiple injuries.


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Following the collision Rose Lane was closed between the junctions of Saint Vedast Street/Prince of Wales Road and Riverside Road/Prince of Wales Road for more than 10 hours.

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