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Man fights for his life after bus crash in Euston

PUBLISHED: 17:42 05 July 2012

Bus crashes in Church Way

Bus crashes in Church Way

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A 48-year-old man is fighting for his life after he was hit by a bus in Euston this morning (Thursday, July 5).

The pedestrian was airlifted to St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington in a critical condition after colliding with a number 10 bus in Churchway.

The double-decker then ploughed into a nearby building, smashing the top deck window.

A number 73 bus, bound for Stoke Newington, was also involved in the crash.

Paramedics and a doctor treated the 48-year-old for serious injuries before the London Air Ambulance rushed him to hospital.

A 67-year-old man has been arrested and has been taken to Kentish Town Police Station for questioning.

Police cordoned-off the area and were still at the scene at 3.30pm.

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