A young woman was struck and killed by an OC Transpo bus this morning in the west end. Paramedics say the woman, in her 20’s, was crossing Baseline Road near Rockway Crescent just before 7am when she was hit by the bus. She was taken to the trauma centre with critical head injuries. She later died from her injuries. Baseline is closed eastbound at Rockway and police are asking motorists to avoid the area for the time being.