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HAPPY VALLEY, Ore. – A skateboarder is in the hospital after he was hit by a TriMet bus at the Clackamas Town Center MAX station, police said.

The skater, 29-year-old John Wilson of Gresham, was riding down a ramp at the MAX platform when a bus turning from the Clackamas Town Center parking lot into the TriMet garage entrance hit him, according to the Clackamas County Sheriff's office.

Wilson reportedly made a sudden turn from the sidewalk and crossed in front of the bus.

Officials said Wilson was significantly injured and the bus was damaged on the front passenger's side.

Wilson was taken to a nearby hospital by ambulance and his condition is unknown.

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