MIAMI (CBS4)- A woman is dead after she walked into the path of a Miami-Dade transit bus, authorities said.

The incident happened Friday morning in downtown Miami at on southwest 1st Avenue and west Flagler Street.

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The bus driver, Bradly Vaughn, was making a right turn onto West Flagler from West 1st Avenue when the woman tried to get his attention.

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She stepped off the curb, was stuck by the side of the bus and was knocked down. The woman was then run over by the rear tires, police said.

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Police are investigating and have not released the identity of the victim.