SAN FRANCISCO -- A woman who was critically injured when she was hit by a tour bus near San Francisco City Hall Thursday morning, has died.
The 67-year-old victim worked for the San Francisco Controller's Office. Her death was confirmed by the office, but they declined to identify her.
The woman was struck by a cable car-style tour bus in a crosswalk at the corner of Polk and McAllister streets at about 11:30 a.m., police spokesman Officer Albie Esparza said.
She was taken to San Francisco General Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Mayor Ed Lee told ABC7 News the city has been considering putting in a traffic light at the intersection where the woman was hit.
The company operating the tour bus, Classic Cable Car Charters, said they are currently investigating the accident. They released a statement saying: "Our thoughts and prayers are with the pedestrian and her family. We have no other information at this time."
ABC7 News contributed to this story.
Woman hit by SF cable car bus dies