Northampton town centre street cordoned off after man is seriously injured in collision with bus

The Drapery has been taped off by police.
The Drapery has been taped off by police.

The Drapery in Northampton town centre was shut today after a man was seriously injured in a collision with a bus.

Police taped off the Drapery between Mercers Row and Sheep Street this afternoon (January 24) after the accident at around 1.15pm.

A man in his 50s has reportedly been seriously injured by a bus.

A man in his 50s has reportedly been seriously injured by a bus.

A man aged in his fifties was reportedly taken to University Hospital Coventry with serious injuries.

Buses had to drop passengers off outside Michael Jones' Jewellers as they could not travel up the Drapery.

The Drapery was reopened at around 3pm.