Posted on Sunday, December 23rd, 2018 at 8:25 pm
Manhattan, NY (December 23, 2018) – A pedestrian accident took place in Manhattan involving a pedestrian and an NYC limo style bus. The accident took the life of the pedestrian.
Police responded to the area of Leonard Street on Thursday around 7:30 p.m. to find that the pedestrian had been pinned under the bus. Firefighters extricated them to find that they were fully unconscious.
The pedestrian was rushed to a local hospital but, while there, police say that they were tragically pronounced deceased. The driver stayed at the scene of the accident to cooperate with police.
At this time, NYPD continues to conduct their investigation into the accident.
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