Nostrand Ave and Lincoln Rd in Brooklyn. Witnesses say woman was hit by a bus. pic.twitter.com/D3k2TiIq7e
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A pedestrian was killed on Nostrand Avenue after colliding with an MTA Bus on Saturday, said cops. Multiple eyewitnesses say that they saw the woman heading toward the bus in an apparent suicide, but a police investigation is still underway.
An MTA bus struck the woman on Nostrand Avenue and Lincoln Road, say cops. Officers found the unidentified woman, who was in her 30s, unconscious with severe trauma to her head and body on Saturday, July 08, just before 3pm.
Eyewitnesses told multiple news outlets that they saw the woman running toward oncoming traffic, and others say they saw a gruesome decapitation in the immediate aftermath.
Emergency medical crews pronounced the woman dead at the scene.
The driver remained on the scene and the investigation is ongoing by the NYPD’s Collision Investigation Squad.