Man hit and killed by Metro bus on Aurora Avenue
SEATTLE — Detectives are investigating a fatal collision between a Metro bus and a pedestrian Sunday afternoon.
Seattle police say a man was walking on the sidewalk just south of 130th Street near Aurora Avenue when he stumbled and fell into the street as a Metro bus was pulling into the bus stop.
The bus struck the man fatally killing him.
No other injuries were reported.
As is routine, the driver of the bus was evaluated at the scene by a Drug Recognition Expert officer. No signs of impairment were found.
Southbound Aurora Avenue North was shut down while the investigators conducted their investigation.