A WOMAN has been run over and killed by a bus on a busy road in Sydney.
The horrific incident took place just before midday in front of shocked onlookers in Cleveland Street at Redfern.
It’s believed the woman was attempting to cross the road around 11.40am when she dropped something in front of the bus. It’s understood she was fatally struck while trying to pick it up.
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Police and paramedics raced to the scene where they performed CPR on the woman in a desperate attempt to revive her, but sadly, she could not be saved.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Her identity remains a mystery.
Police from Redfern Local Area Command have established a crime scene and are now investigating the matter.