Woman Dies After Being Struck by School Bus

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    BETHESDA, Md. -- A school bus carrying five children struck and killed a 60-year-old woman Wednesday afternoon.

    Police closed Arlington Road between Edgemoor Road and Wilson Lane to investigate. It remained closed during rush hour.

    Sheila Humphries, a therapist and social worker at  Bethesda Cares, a community outreach program for the homeless, was crossing Arlington Road when she was struck.

    Pedestrian Killed in Bethesda was a Widow, Grandmother

    [DC] Pedestrian Killed in Bethesda was a Widow, Grandmother
    A school bus struck and killed Sheila Humphries as it pulled out of Bethesda Elementary School Wednesday afternoon. Humphries was a widow who raised two boys; and she was grandmother. Humphries worked as a therapist and social worker at Bethesda Cares, a community outreach facility for the homeless.

    Humphries was taken to Suburban Hospital with serious head injuries and later was pronounced dead.

    She was a widow who raised two boys by herself. They are adults, now, and Humphries was a grandmother.