87-year-old woman dies after being hit by bus in Bari

(ANSA) – ROME, August 11 – An 87-year-old Italian woman died Thursday morning after being hit by a bus in Bari, Puglia.

Local sources said an elderly woman was crossing the street when the bus hit her after it swerved between Via Capruzzi and Via Ennio.

She was taken in critical condition to the nearby Policlinico Hospital, where she died of her injuries shortly afterwards.

The bus driver was shocked and taken to Martell Dei Hospital, the capital of Puglia.

Police are trying to reconstruct the dynamics of the accident.

An autopsy was ordered. (ANSA).

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