Emergency services at the scene after two people hit by bus in Dundee

The scene of the incident on Dock Street, Dundee.
The scene of the incident on Dock Street, Dundee.

Two people have been taken to hospital after being hit by a bus in Dundee city centre.

Police and paramedics were called to Dock Street, near the Shore Terrace Car Park, following the incident at about 1.45pm.

The accident involved a No.5 Xplore Dundee bus.

A man and a woman are believed to have been hit by the vehicle.

A unit from the Tayside Trauma Team was also in attendance.

A police spokesman said: “We have got two pedestrians involved in a road traffic collision with a bus. We do have persons injured. There is no no further details on the injuries.

“The incident happened at 1.45pm near the Shore Terrace Car Park.”

The road has been closed as a result of the incident.

Xplore Dundee tweeted: “Due to a RTA on Shore Terrace, this road has been closed. As a result, services 5, 9/10, 17, 22 (and) 28/29 are diverted to Ward Road (away from Whitehall Street and High Street).

“Services 32/33 are terminating at Commercial Street.”

More to follow.