Deadly bus accident on JMU campus

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Breaking news from James Madison University. A person is dead Wednesday morning after being hit by a bus on campus.

According to an eyewitness who talked to the school's paper, the victim is a woman — but the university's spokesman hasn't confirmed that.

The deadly accident happened around 10 p.m. Tuesday.

The woman was hit by a city bus at Carrier and Bluestone Drive on JMU's campus. It's not known yet if the woman is a JMU student.

State police are investigating the accident.

The woman's name has not been released yet.

State police plan to release that and more new information about this deadly accident later today.

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