Around 9 a.m., officers say a Metro RTA bus was stopped eastbound at the bus stop on W. Cedar Street at Bell Street when a white 2006 PT Cruiser traveling eastbound on W. Cedar Street struck the rear of the Metro bus, according to a release from Akron police.
The 65-year-old driver was taken to the Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
A medical emergency may have been a contributing factor in the crash.
The 49-year-old bus driver had minor injuries and she was taken to Summa Health Akron City Hospital.
A 53-year-old man on the bus was also injured and taken to Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medial Center with minor injuries.
Alcohol and speed are not considered a factor in this crash.
The crash remains under investigation.