MTA bus fatally hits man in Elmhurst

April 3, 2013 7:43:04 PM PDT
A man was struck and killed by an MTA bus in Queens Wednesday night.

The accident happened at around 7:35 p.m. at Broadway and 79th Street in Elmhurst.

It appears the man was struck in a crosswalk right in front of Elmhurst Hospital, where he was transported and later pronounced dead.

An MTA spokeswoman says this was a Q53 bus.

The accident is under investigation by the MTA and the NYPD.