Bicyclist Struck and Killed by Miami-Dade Transit Bus: Police

A bicyclist was fatally struck by a Miami-Dade Transit bus Saturday night, police say.

Investigators say at around 6:30 p.m., a Miami-Dade Transit bus pulled up to a bus stop on NE 79 Street NE 5 Avenue. The bicyclist crossed NE 79 Street and struck the side of the bus.

The driver was not aware that a bicyclist struck the bus and continued driving, running over the bicyclist.

City of Miami Fire Rescue responded and pronounced the bicyclist dead on the scene.

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