Last night there was a fatal accident involving a young 12 year old girl who was hit by a bus (operating service 68) on Herne Hill. She died at the scene of the incident. Herne Hill was blocked off for most of last night as Police and ambulance crews attended the scene.
The girl was a year 7 girl from Charter School.
Police are appealing for any witnesses to the accident or who saw the movements of the girl or bus before the incident to contact them. Brixton Police on 0300 123 1212, the Herne Hill Safer Neighbourhood Team on 020 8721 2824, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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