Bicyclist struck, killed by SEPTA bus in Frankford

FRANKFORD (WPVI) -- A bicyclist is dead after being struck by a SEPTA bus in the Frankford section of Philadelphia.

The crash happened on Orthodox Street near Aramingo Avenue at 12:10 p.m.

Police say the bicyclist cut in front of the bus, and the bus driver was not able to stop.

The bicyclist, a 25-year-old man, was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the Route J bus stopped at the scene.

There were no passengers on the bus at the time.

Philadelphia police are investigating.

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