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Man Dies After Being Pulled Under SEPTA Bus

Man Dies While Trying to Catch Bus

Philadelphia Police say a man was killed after trying to catch a SEPTA bus in West Philadelphia on Saturday. The accident happened near Belmont and Girard. The 71-year-old man ran after the bus and got caught under a rear tire. He was pulled underneath the bus and killed. (Published Saturday, July 2, 2016)

A man died from his injuries after he was pulled underneath a SEPTA bus in Philadelphia.

Police say the 71-year-old man was running to try and catch a SEPTA Route 15 bus at Belmont and Girard avenues at 2:30 p.m. Saturday when he got caught on the vehicle's rear tire. He was then pulled under the bus.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene by medics at 2:40 p.m. Officials have not yet revealed his identity.