A woman fell while getting off a public transport bus in Ilhéus, in southern Bahia, and ended up being run over by the vehicle. Case happened on the afternoon of Wednesday (15), when the victim was unbalanced when leaving the vehicle.
The accident is being investigated by the city’s Civil Police. The accident happened on Avenida Itabuna, around 3 pm. When the victim was run over, his left leg was crushed by the rear wheels of the bus.
According to g1, witnesses provided assistance to the woman until the arrival of the Mobile Emergency Care Service (Samu). She was treated at the scene and taken to the Costa do Cacau Regional Hospital. Still according to the g1, the victim suffered fractures in the leg and needed to undergo surgery. There is still no information on the victim’s condition.
The bus involved in the hit-and-run was seized by the police. In addition, the victim, the driver and other passengers will be heard.