SEPTA 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.