Queens bus fatally strikes pedestrian
A woman was fatally struck by an MTA bus in Queens on Monday night, police said.
A Q35 bus hit the pedestrian while making a right turn heading south on Broadway in Jackson Heights just before 6 p.m.
The woman, who was not yet otherwise identified, was crossing Broadway near 74th Street when she was hit. She was declared dead at the intersection.
The 39-year-old bus driver remained at the scene when officers arrived, police said. An investigation is being conducted by the NYPD’s Collision Investigation Squad.
Follow Anna Sanders on Twitter @AnnaESanders