Man pinned under bus in Sydney

UPDATE @ 3.40pm: A man has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after being struck and pinned under a bus in Sydney this afternoon.

Emergency services raced to the corner of Parkes and Wentworth Streets around 2.45pm, after receiving reports a man had been hit by a bus.

Paramedics, police and fire crews worked desperately to retrieve the man from under the vehicle for more than half an hour.


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He has been transported to hospital with serious head and pelvic injuries.

EARLIER: Emergency services are currently working to free a man trapped under a bus in Sydney.

The man is believed to have been struck on Parkes Street in Parramatta just after 2.45pm.

Paramedics, police and fire crews are desperately working to retrieve the man from under the vehicle.

A rescue helicopter has also been tasked to the scene.

Motorists are being urged to avoid the area.