THE family of a woman in her 60s who died after she was knocked down by a double decker bus near Victoria Square have paid tribute to her.

Audrey Williams, 63, from St Helens, died on Thursday, November 19 following the collision on Bickerstaffe Street, St Helens which happened at 10.55am.

She died of her injuries in hospital.

The driver of the bus stopped at the scene and is assisting police with their enquiries.

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Audrey’s family paid the following tribute: “Audrey will be sadly missed by her loving partner Stephen and their families.”

Sergeant Ryan Lowry, from the serious collision investigation unit of Merseyside Police, said: “I pass my condolences to Audrey’s family at this time.

“Our investigation into the circumstances of the collision are ongoing and specialist Roads Policing officers are supporting Audrey’s family at this time.

“We would like to speak to anyone who may have been in the area of St Helens Town Hall at around the time of the collision.

"We would also ask anyone who was driving in the area at the time and has dashcam fitted to please check saved footage for anything that may help us with our investigation.”

Anyone with information is urged to call the Roads Policing Unit on 0151 7775747, message our social media desk @MerPolCC, or call 101 quoting reference number 20000703273.