Police ID woman hit, killed by bus while pushing stroller
PHILADELPHIA — Police have identified the 64-year-old woman who was pushing a stroller when she was hit and killed by a Philadelphia city bus.
Police say Lidia Procaccino, of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, was pushing a 9-month-old boy in the stroller when she was struck Monday just before 5:30 p.m. The baby was unharmed but was taken to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia as a precaution.
Police say the bus was making a left turn as the woman was entering the crosswalk. She had severe internal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Three passengers were on the bus but were uninjured.
The investigation is continuing.