Woman struck and killed by SEPTA bus in Olney

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The female pedestrian was fatally struck on Rising Sun Avenue.
Credit: Metro file photo

A female pedestrian was killed Saturday morning after being struck by a SEPTA bus in Olney.

Police said the bus shortly before 6:30 a.m. turned south onto the 5500 block of Rising Sun Avenue.

There, it struck a 51-year-old woman, according to investigators.

Medics pronounced the woman dead on the scene shortly before 6:40 a.m.

Her identity had not yet been released Sunday pending family notification.

Police said the investigation into the fatal accident is ongoing.


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