A MAN suffered serious injures when he was hit by a bus in Cradley Heath.

The pedestrian was taken to hospital following the crash at the bus station in Forge Lane, outside Cradley Heath train station, at around 3.45pm on Friday (August 7).

The bus driver is helping police with enquiries.

A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: "We were called to reports of a collision involving a bus and a pedestrian at the bus station in Forge Lane, Cradley at about 3.45pm on Friday, August 7.

"A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries."

A spokesman for the force said today (Monday) that the man's injuries are "not life-threatening or life-changing and enquiries continue."