Child dies, mom stable after being struck by bus

The News Leader

October 8, 2010 6:16:33 AM PDT
Two people were struck by a bus at Oriental Boulevard and Falmouth Street in Manhattan Beach, Brooklyn.

Police say a 4-year-old boy and a 45-year-old woman were both hit. The woman, the mother of the child, ran after him when the boy ran into the street.

The child, identified as Evan Svirsky, was pronounced dead at Coney Island Hospital. The woman is in serious condition at Lutheran Medical Center.

Police don't believe any criminality is involved.