An MTA bus fatally struck a woman in Brooklyn on Wednesday, the NYPD says.
Authorities say the 41-year-old woman was crossing Ocean Avenue outside of the marked crosswalk just before 5 p.m. when she was struck by an MTA BM1 express bus near Ocean Avenue and Avenue J in Midwood. The victim, whose name has not yet been released, was taken to New York Community Hospital and pronounced dead on arrival, according to authorities.
The 47-year-old bus driver remained at the scene, cops say.
The NYPD Collision Investigation Squad is investigating the incident.