Police ID bicyclist hit and killed by bus on North Clinton Avenue

Updated: 02/02/2014 10:36 AM
Created: 01/31/2014 2:35 PM WHEC.com

Police have identified the bicyclist hit and killed by an RTS bus early Thursday morning in Rochester.

Investigators say 40-year-old Yesenia Rodriguez of Rochester and the RTS bus were both northbound on North Clinton Avenue when Rodriguez veered into the path of the bus. Police say the bus driver tried to swerve into the southbound lane to avoid the collision but couldn’t.

Rodriguez was pronounced dead at the scene.

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