Pedestrian hit by SMART bus in Roseville

Candice Williams
The Detroit News

A 35-year-old man is in critical condition Tuesday afternoon after he was hit by a SMART Bus in Roseville, police said.

The incident happened around 2:30 p.m. on Gratiot near Shadowoods Drive.

Witness told police that the 560 Gratiot SMART bus was traveling in the right southbound lane when a man stepped off the curb into the path of the bus. The man was taken to an area hospital. Police have not released his name.

Preliminary findings are that the bus driver was not at fault in the crash, according to police. They continue to investigate.