MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A pedestrian has died after a Tuesday afternoon accident in Hialeah Gardens involving a school bus and several other vehicles.
According to Florida Highway Patrol, the crash happened at NW 103 Street and NW 77 Avenue near Mater Academy Charter Middle/High School.READ MORE: NBA fines Miami Heat $25,000 for violating 'bench decorum'
FHP said a Dodge pickup truck was traveling south on the SR 826 when the vehicle struck a pedestrian on the exit ramp to NW 103 Street.
According to FHP, the Dodge then hit a black Audi sedan, a Ford sedan, a white Honda sedan and a Miami-Dade County Public Schools bus.
FHP said the pedestrian struck died on scene, while the driver of the Audi was airlifted as a trauma alert to Ryder Trauma Center.READ MORE: Man faces several charges including pointing laser at BSO aviation unit
Only minor injuries were reported for those on the school bus.
In a statement from Miami-Dade County Public Schools, a spokesperson said the MDCPS bus “was servicing students attending Hialeah Gardens Middle School.”MORE NEWS: Miami ex-Proud Boys leader Henry 'Enrique' Tarrio to stay jailed until Capitol riot trial
FHP shut down the southbound 826 exit ramp to NW 103 Street as well as a portion of NW 103 Street to investigate.