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UPDATE: woman struck by Rochester city bus in stable condition

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ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -

UPDATE: A woman is in stable condition after getting hit by a Rochester city bus Thursday night. 

Rochester police say it happened at about 8:20 p.m.Thursday, along Memorial Parkway SE and E Frontage road SW, near Apache Mall.

The bus driver, 55-year-old Dennis Pienes was Northbound on Memorial, making a quick turn onto the frontage road when the bus struck 58-year-old Susan Einspahr 

There is no painted crosswalk at this intersection, and it's a fairly dark area, according to police. The injury was considered significant at the time she was taken to Mayo Clinic -Saint Marys Hospital. 

A second bus came by to pick up the six stranded passengers. The incident remains under investigation.


ORIGINAL STORY: A woman was hit by a Rochester city bus Thursday evening near the intersection of Memorial Parkway SW and E Frontage road SW.

That's near Apache Mall.

Details on how the collision happened have not yet been released.

We do know the woman was conscious and talking when ambulance took her to the hospital.

Authorities haven't released her condition.

A second bus came by to pick up the stranded passengers.

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