Police are seeking witnesses after a woman was run over by a Calgary Transit bus on Monday evening.
The incident happened around 8:30 p.m. as the bus was travelling west on 17th Avenue S.E. at the 36th Street station.
According to police, the woman ran along the station platform in an attempt to catch the bus, which was pulling away from the station. At the west end of the station, the woman fell off the platform and was run over by the rear axle of the bus.
She was taken to hospital with serious injuries. The bus stopped at the 33rd Street station. No other injuries were reported.
Witnesses to the incident are asked to call the Calgary police traffic section at 403-567-4000. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Calgary Crime Stoppers.