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Elderly woman struck and killed by Pa. school bus

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POTTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Police say an elderly woman has died after being struck by a school bus in suburban Philadelphia.

Seventy-8-year-old Shirley Wilhelm was hit by the bus just after 7 a.m. Monday on a busy road in Lower Pottsgrove, Montgomery County.

Neighbors said Wilhelm was out for her daily morning walk when she was hit. They say she walked several miles every day.

Wilhelm's family declined to comment. Police were not identifying the bus driver.

The Montgomery County District Attorney's office is investigating.

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