Pedestrian killed by MTA bus in Queens

Pedestrian killed by MTA bus in Queens
A woman was struck and killed by an MTA bus in Queens Monday, the MTA and NYPD said.A 39-year-old driver ...

A woman was struck and killed by an MTA bus in Queens Monday, the MTA and NYPD said.A 39-year-old driver …

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A woman was struck and killed by an MTA bus in Queens Monday, the MTA and NYPD said.

A 39-year-old driver of a Q53 bus carrying 30 passengers struck the woman on 74th Street near Broadway in Jackson Heights around 6 p.m. She was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The woman, who was not identified at press time, was crossing a street as the bus was making a right turn to head south on Broadway.

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