One person was killed and another four injured after a motorist veered off the road in the area of Oraiokastro in Thessaloniki and crashed into a small crowd waiting at a bus stop.

The four injured people were transferred to hospital, according to police who provided no further details about their identity nor that of the deceased and the motorist.

Traffic Police were seeking to establish the cause of the accident which occurred at 10.30 a.m.