UPDATE: Pedestrian hit by bus near Grant

Updated: May. 20, 2017 at 8:31 PM MST
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Source: Tucson Police Department
Source: Tucson Police Department

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A stretch of 1st Avenue near Grant road is closed on Saturday night after a pedestrian was hit by a bus.

The Tucson Police Department said a woman was hit by the rear tire of a city bus as it pulled away from a bus stop. TPD said the woman was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The woman and the driver of the bus had an argument before the incident, according to police.

1st Avenue near Grant Road is closed while authorities investigate. Police believe it could be hours before roads reopen.

We will have more information when it is available.

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