Boy, 15, in critical condition after being hit by MTA bus

An MTA bus on a New York City street
An MTA bus on a New York City street Photo credit Cindy Ord/Getty Images

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 15-year-old boy was hit by an MTA bus on Saturday while crossing a Brooklyn street, police said.

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The incident happened at the intersection of 3rd Avenue and Marine Avenue in Bay Ridge where police arrived to find the victim unconscious and unresponsive with trauma to his body and head. He was transported to NYU Langone Hospital in critical condition.

The bus operator was traveling northbound on Marine Avenue when he made a right turn onto Marine Avenue when he hit the 15-year-old while he was in the crosswalk, a preliminary investigation revealed.

The bus driver remained on the scene and did not have any injuries.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.