A man was struck and killed Sunday afternoon by a King County Metro bus on Seattle’s Aurora Bridge, after he reportedly entered the roadway, said Jeff Switzer, King County Metro Transit spokesperson.
The crash was reported at about 1:19 p.m and shut down lanes on the bridge.
A King County Metro bus with a shattered front windshield could be seen pulled to the side on the north end of the bridge.
“Our driver is shaken up. This was a serious incident,” Switzer said.
Seattle police officers are investigating the fatal crash, according to SPD.