Fife bus passenger (81) in “critical” condition after fall
An elderly woman is in a “critical” condition inÂ hospital after falling and sustaining a head injury on a serviceÂ bus in Fife.
Police are trying to trace witnesses following the incident in Freuchie.
ItÂ occurred atÂ aroundÂ noonÂ yesterday when the driver of a number 64 Moffat and Williamson bus braked suddenly to avoid a collision.
As result, an 81-year-old female passenger fell forward and sustained a serious head injury.
The woman was taken to the Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy, where she remains in a critical condition.
Police Sergeant Ewan Pearce of Fifeâ€™s Road Policing Unit said, â€śSadly this incident has resulted in an elderly lady being seriously injured and we are eager to establish the full circumstances that occurred beforehand.
â€śI would ask anyone who was in Freuchieâ€™s East End at lunchtime on Monday Â and saw this incident to please contact police.”