By Jennifer McRae

DENVER (CBS4)– A Denver Public Schools bus struck a pedestrian crossing the street on Wednesday. That person did not survive.

Denver police said that the DPS bus driver was traveling without any students onboard, westbound on East Evans Avenue, when the adult male pedestrian was struck near Oneida.

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The man was rushed to the hospital and later pronounced dead. Police said the man was crossing the street mid-block.

The bus driver stayed on scene and is cooperating with investigators.

Jennifer McRae