Man run over by Ride-On bus, severely injured at Wheaton Metro station

      Bus at Wheaton Metron station that ran a man over. (Photo: NewsChopper 7)

      WHEATON, Md. (WJLA) - A man was rushed to a local hospital with severe leg injuries Friday evening after being run over by a Ride-On bus at Montgomery County's Wheaton Metro stop.


      The victim, identified only as a man in his 20s, was expected to undergo surgery late Friday night.

      Police and fire crews said it appeared the man was running to catch up to a departing bus when he slipped, fell underneath it and was run over.

      Investigators planned to review video footage from a camera mounted on the side of the bus to confirm exactly what happened.