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Woman in hospital after being hit by bus in downtown Duluth

The accident happened Saturday afternoon and left the woman with serious injuries.

A woman is in the hospital after being hit by a public transit bus in downtown Duluth this weekend.

The accident happened Saturday afternoon at the intersection of 3rd Avenue West and Superior Street, according to a news release from the Duluth Transit Authority (DTA). 

Duluth police, the Minnesota State Patrol and the DTA are investigating the crash.

There are few details about what happened, but according to the Duluth News Tribune, the victim was pinned under the bus.

She was eventually taken to the hospital with "serious injuries," the paper says. Her current condition isn't clear. 

WDIO says the woman is 72 years old. 

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