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Cornell U. bus struck by truck that killed NYPD officer

Posted on December 2, 2013

NEW YORK — A Cornell University Campus-to-Campus bus was struck while trying to park in front of the Cornell Club in Midtown Manhattan by a vehicle that hit and killed a New York Police Department (NYPD) traffic agent, reported The Cornell Daily Sun.

The NYPD traffic enforcement agent was killed on-duty after being hit by a truck pulling out of a parking spot. After the initial accident, the driver’s truck collided with the Campus-to-Campus bus, one of many coach buses offering transportation between Ithaca and New York City. The bus had been trying to parallel park in front of the Cornell Club. For the full story, click here.

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