.

Elderly Woman Struck by MTA Bus in Forest Hills

Woman taken to hospital for severe ankle injury after being hit by bus, police said.

An elderly woman was struck by an MTA bus as it turned a corner in Forest Hills on Wednesday, police said.

The 84-year-old woman was hit by the bus around 10 a.m. as it turned into Queens Boulevard’s westbound lane from 108th Street in Forest Hills.

Police said the woman was taken to Bellevue Hospital for a severe ankle injury as a result of the accident.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing. The bus was in service at the time of the incident.

Robin Amy B January 17, 2014 at 02:24 PM
I am not surprised...was nearly clipped the other day,and I am younger and faster.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »