Woman, 22, struck and killed by bus in Burnaby
Edmonds intersection was closed several hours Thursday night
A pedestrian has died after being hit by a bus in the Edmonds area of Burnaby, B.C. on Thursday evening.
RCMP said the crash happened at 6th Street and 16th Avenue around 7 p.m. PT.
The pedestrian, a 22-year-old woman, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The intersection was closed for several hours as investigators worked at the crash scene. The area reopened to traffic early Friday morning.
In an email late Thursday, TransLink confirmed the bus was operated by the Coast Mountain Bus Company, its subsidiary, but declined to comment further.