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Woman killed by MTA bus that didn't stop in Brooklyn: police

The MTA is investigating the fatal Brooklyn crash.

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A 70-year-old woman was hit and killed by an MTA bus that kept on driving in Brooklyn early Tuesday morning, police said.

The woman, who has not yet been identified, was crossing the intersection of Fulton and Sackman Street in East New York around 6:14a.m. when she was hit by the MTA bus making a right turn.

Police said theNYPD's Collision Investigation Squad is investigating the crash.

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An MTA spokeswoman said mid-morning thatthe agency is investigating and no further information is available.

WABCreporter KalaRama tweeted from the scene that the woman was using a walker to cross Fulton Street.

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