Pedestrian jumps on hood of NFTA bus in Black Rock

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Officials say a pedestrian jumped on a mini-bus early Friday morning while high on crack cocaine.

It happened shortly before 5 a.m. on Military Rd. and Race St. According to officials, the man admitted he was high on crack when he jumped on the vehicle’s hood.

Officials say he also jumped on another vehicle.

Our crew on the scene saw the man conscious and screaming at paramedics in the ambulance. Crews had to restrain the man in the ambulance.

He was taken to ECMC for a mental health evaluation.

Police closed Military Road for about an hour as they investigated. It has since re-opened. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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