Pedestrian hit and killed by bus in Cambridgeshire Fens last night is named

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Police have named a woman who died following a collision on the guided busway at Swavesey yesterday evening (Tuesday).

Jennifer Taylor, 81, of Meadow Lane in Over, was struck by a bus travelling south on the guided busway between Swavesey and Fen Drayton at about 5.30pm.

It is believed Jennifer and her husband, who was not injured, were walking along the busway road when the incident happened.

Road Policing officer, PC James Thorne, said: “While this is particularly tragic circumstances, I would like to take this opportunity to remind members of the public to use the guided busway safely and only walk or cycle on the foot and cycle paths where they are in place.”

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Road Policing Unit on 101.