HOUSTON -

A man was injured Friday morning after being hit by a car while waiting for a bus.

Houston police said the man was waiting at a bus stop in the 6000 block of Telephone Road just after 10 a.m.

According to police, the driver of a red Cadillac lost control in a parking lot, crashed through a fence and hit the man. The victim was pinned under the car.

Emergency crews had to use jacks and blocks to lift the car and free the man.

According to officials on the scene, the victim was transported to Ben Taub Hospital with unknown leg injuries.

No information was immediately available about the driver.