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Fatal hit-and-run investigation centers on tour bus

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PHILADELPHIA — The investigation into a fatal hit-and-run accident outside Philadelphia's police administration building is focused on a tour bus.

Police say Joseph Heard was halfway across the intersection of North Franklin and Race streets when he was hit by a white bus on Tuesday morning. Heard died at a hospital.

Police say the bus was headed to Washington.

The vehicle has returned to Philadelphia, where police inspected it.

Police say the driver may not have known he hit a pedestrian.

No charges have been filed.

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