Bicyclist dies when hit by bus in downtown Raleigh

From staff reportsSeptember 19, 2013 

— A 37-year-old man riding a bike north on a southbound one-way street died Wednesday night when he was hit by a Capital Area Transit bus at a downtown intersection, according to a police report.

Police identified the man as Antwaun Terod Stewart of 741 Fitzgerald Drive in Raleigh.

Stewart was riding south on South Wilmington Street just after 11 p.m. as the bus was heading west on East Davie Street.

The bus had a green light when Stewart entered the intersection, according to a police report of the accident.

Police estimated the bus was traveling 15 mph when it hit Stewart.

There were 13 passengers on the bus at the time, and neither they nor the driver were injured.

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