It was around 4:00 PM when the accident occurred on the streets of Joseph Rivière, Port Louis on Saturday.
A 76 year old resident of Montagne-Longue was crossing the road when she was hit by a bus.
Seriously injured, the septuagenarian was transported to the SSRN Hospital in Pamplemousses. She was admitted to the intensive care unit.
The bus driver, a resident of Amaury, aged 49 was tested for alcohol after the accident. This result was negative. A police investigation has been opened to shed light on this matter.