Brooklyn pedestrian struck and killed by MTA bus

March 1, 2014 7:17:37 AM PST
A woman walking in Brooklyn was struck and killed by a New York City bus early Saturday morning.

Investigators say the bus was making a left turn onto Meeker Avenue from Union Avenue in Williamsburg at about 1:30 a.m. when it hit the woman walking southbound on Union Avenue.

She was pronounced dead at Woodhull Hospital.

The victim has been identified as 21-year old Marisol Martinez of Brooklyn.

The driver of the bus remained on the scene and the accident is being investigated by the NYPD.