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Person Struck and Killed By School Van

School Bus in Early Morning Fatal Pedestrian Accident in Enfield

Police spent the morning investigating the accident that killed a person in Enfield on Wednesday morning. (Published Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016)

A person was hit by a school bus on Route 5 in Enfield and has died, according to police.

Police said the person, an adult, was struck in front of King Street Cemetery, an area with no sidewalks.

"We have a long standing service history with the community without incident and our thoughts go out to all those affected by this  morning's accident," a statement from Smyth Bus Inc. said "Our company strives for the highest degree of safety and professionalism among our drivers, and continues our commitment to full compliance with all safety regulations."

No children were on the bus.

The bus company is cooperating with the investigation.