SEPTA bus hits pedestrian in West Kensington

Philadelphia police say a SEPTA bus struck a pedestrian in West Kensington on Christmas Day.

It happened around 6:00 p.m. Friday in the eastbound lanes of Allegheny Avenue near Front Street.

The male pedestrian suffered a leg injury and was transported to Temple University Hospital. The injuries are said to be non-life-threatening.

Police say the driver of the bus continued on from the scene and probably didn't realize someone was struck.

SEPTA officials tell Action News it was a Route 60 bus.

No further details have been released.

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