SEPTA Driver Strikes, Kills Pedestrian in Center City & Doesn’t Realize It: Police

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A man died after being struck by a bus in downtown Philadelphia Tuesday, said Philadelphia Police.

It happened around 1 a.m. Tuesday when a Route 23 Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority bus struck a man near 11th and Walnut streets, said investigators.

The SEPTA driver didn't know he struck the man until a taxi driver flagged him down a few blocks away, said police.


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Authorities didn't immediately identify the victim.

The accident remained under investigation Tuesday morning.

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