01/27/2013 04:03 EST | Updated 03/29/2013 05:12 EDT

Montreal STM bus kills 1 in city's east end

A 19-yeard-old woman is dead after being hit by a public transit bus in Montreal.

Montreal police said the event took place around 1:45 p.m. Sunday on the intersection of Pierre de Coubertin and de Cadillac Streets in the city's east end.

The woman was walking at the time of the incident and authorities said the she died on the scene.

The driver was taken to hospital to be treated for shock.

Investigators will be meeting with the 28-year-old driver.