Man Hit By MTA Bus
Posted on Jun 26, 2013
An elderly Manhattan man was struck and killed by an MTA bus in Manhattan on Wednesday morning, police said. The 80 year old man was attempting to cross Third Avenue at East 20th Street at about 10:30 a.m. when he was hit by the bus, which was going southbound on the avenue. The bus driver had the green light, and the pedestrian was crossing against the signal, according to police. The bus remained on the scene, and the victim was taken to Beth Israel Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. No one on the bus was injured.