Pedestrian struck in Parkside section

September 28, 2009 2:25:54 PM PDT
A woman was struck by a car Monday afternoon in the Parkside section of Philadelphia.It happened around 4:30 p.m. at 51st and Parkside Streets.

Police say a woman was hit by a car, then landed in between two SEPTA buses. However, they say she was not hit by the buses themselves.

The woman suffered head and leg injuries and was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

SEPTA held the buses behind while police investigated, causing some delays on the Route 52 and Route 40 lines.