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Pedestrian killed after collision with bus

An adult male pedestrian was killed early Saturday morning at the intersection of Second Avenue and Colesville Road in Silver Spring.

At 1:55 a.m., Montgomery County Police and Montgomery County Fire and Rescue personnel responded to that intersection and discovered that a Ride On bus and a male pedestrian had collided.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

After the accident, police say the driver of the Ride On bus left.

Councilor Kate Stewart wrote on social media: “I am disturbed by this tragic incident. My thoughts are with the victim. I am closely following the investigation into this.”

The cause of the collision is under investigation, police said. Police detectives are asking anyone who may have witnessed the collision to call (240) 773-6620.