July 7, 2018 6:53 pm

73-year-old Vancouver man dies following collision with bus

Police are investigating a collision on East Hastings St.

Shane MacKichan

A man is dead following a morning crash between a vehicle and a bus, Vancouver police said.

It happened just before 9 a.m. Saturday, according to a Vancouver police media release.

Police said a bus travelling eastbound on East Hastings St. collided with a car travelling northbound on Princess Avenue, which spun out and struck a parked car.

Police believe the bus had entered the intersection on a green light and the car drove in front of the bus.

The 73-year-old driver of the car died in hospital.

The area was closed off to traffic following the crash, but has since reopened.

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