- Associated Press - Saturday, May 28, 2016

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Newark police say a woman struck and injured by a New Jersey Transit bus will likely lose both of her legs.

The woman was hit shortly before 1:30 p.m. Saturday as she was crossing the street at Mount Prospect Avenue and Heller Parkway. The bus was turning from Mount Prospect Avenue onto Heller Parkway when the accident occurred.

The woman’s name has not been released. She was hospitalized in critical condition.

No other injuries were reported in the accident. It wasn’t immediately known how many people were aboard the bus.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

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