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Police identify woman killed after being struck by school bus in O'Fallon, Illinois

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O'FALLON, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

Police have released the identity of a woman who died after being struck by a school bus in O’Fallon, Illinois Tuesday afternoon.

Junu Rai, 36, and a 45-year-old man, both from St. Louis, were hit by a bus near the intersection of Highway 50 and State Highway 158 at around 3:40 p.m., police said. Both were taken to a St. Louis hospital where Rai later died.

The man is still recovering, but there is no word on the extent of his injuries.

Children were on board the bus at the time, but none sustained injuries, according to officials.

Highway 50 was closed from Route 158 to Belleville Street in Lebanon following the accident.

The Illinois State Police Accident Reconstruction Team is currently investigating the crash.

The investigation is ongoing.

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