Man killed in bus crash named as Anthony Dillow

The pedestrian who died after he was hit by a bus in Milton Keynes has been named as Buckingham man Anthony Dillow.

Wednesday, 11th May 2016, 12:45 pm
Updated Wednesday, 11th May 2016, 2:57 pm
The Point CMK

It happened on Monday morning on Midsummer Boulevard, close to The Point in Central Milton Keynes.

An air ambulance attended along with two ambulance crews but they were unable to save Mr Dillow, 30, who was declared dead at the scene.

The driver of the Arriva bus has been treated for shock and an inquest into Mr Dillow’s death will open on Friday morning.

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Sgt Simon Hills from Roads Policing said: “I would like to appeal for anybody who saw the collision between the pedestrian and the bus to come forward as they may have information which can help us as we piece together the tragic events from this morning.

“We are in contact with the man’s family and supporting them through this difficult time.

“I would like to thank the public for their patience and understanding as we worked at the scene, but I would urge anyone who filmed the injured man as he was being treated to carefully consider what they do with the footage especially in relation to social media and sharing of files to avoid unnecessary upset to the family.”

If you have any information about the incident please contact PC Richard Minney on 101, quoting URN 493 9/5.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 101.