Rochester N.Y.-An overnight accident left a bicyclist dead in Rochester. 

The crash involved a RTS bus and a bicycle. It happened on North Clinton Avenue around 1 a.m. Police say the female bicyclist rode into the path of bus and was hit. The victim was pinned under the bus for a half an hour.

None of the four passengers on the bus were hurt.

The victims name has not been released.

The investigation continues this hour.


"We’re deeply saddened by the tragic accident that occurred this morning on Clinton Avenue.

The Rochester Police Department is in complete charge of the investigation and we are cooperating with them fully.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of the victim and our Bus Operator at this very difficult time."