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Man hit after falling near Metrobus tire in Takoma
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TAKOMA PARK, Md. (WUSA9) -- A man was injured Thursday after he fell near a Metrobus and the rear tire hit him at the Takoma Park Metro Station, according to Washington Area Transit Authority.

The accident happened after 3 p.m. when police say a man was walking on the sidewalk and lost his balance as a bus was extending its ramp for a passenger using a wheelchair, WMATA said.

As the bus was moving, the man fell onto the roadway and WMATA said the rear tire hit him.

The man suffered non-life threatening injuries, according to WMATA.

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