A pedestrian was hit by a METRO bus north of downtown.

The accident happened at around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 2300 block of Fulton near at Quitman. A METRO bus hit a female pedestrian near the intersection and she was partially pinned underneath the bus.

The woman was transported to Ben Taub Hospital. No word on her condition.

We'll bring you more details here as soon as they come into the newsroom.