Pedestrian hit by Fredericton transit bus

One person was taken to hospital after being hit by a Fredericton transit bus Wednesday evening.

Victim taken to hospital with unknown injuries after accident downtown

The accident scene in downtown Fredericton Wednesday night, near Northumberland and Brunswick streets, where a pedestrian was hit by a transit bus. (Elizabeth Fraser/CBC News )

One person was taken to hospital after being hit by a Fredericton transit bus Wednesday evening. 

Emergency crews responded to the accident near Northumberland and Brunswick streets at around 5:35 p.m., said acting platoon captain Gary Charters of the Fredericton Fire Department.  

As of Wednesday evening, Charters said, he didn't know the extent of the person's injuries, the circumstances around the accident or if the pedestrian was male or female.