Man injured after running in front of bus in east Wichita

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

A man has been hospitalized after a being hit by a bus in east Wichita. 

The accident happened just after 5:45 p.m. on Tuesday. Emergency crews responded to an injury accident near Central and Woodlawn.

Wichita police say a 45-year-old man was running northbound on Woodlawn and crossing the intersection at Central. Due to the heavy rush hour traffic, a city bus was unable to avoid the man and struck him. 

Police say the man was transported to a hospital with serious but non life-threatening injuries. No other details were provided.

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