News: Woman fatally struck by county transit bus in Fort Lauderdale

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Authorities said a pedestrian was fatally struck by a Broward County Transit bus Thursday morning, WSVN reports.

Rescue crews responded to the scene near 101 Northwest 1st Avenue in Fort Lauderdale.

First responders determined that a woman had been hit by the back tire of the bus.  Officials did not immediately release the name of the 50-year-old victim. 

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