According to Austin/Travis County EMS, it happened at around 1 p.m. in the 2200 block of Guadalupe Street, next to the Co-op.
Video of the incident shows the man wearing a President Obama mask waving a foam sword at a group of people across the street chanting "OU sucks!" before stepping into the street and getting hit by the bus.
The man was transported to St. David's Hospital. His injuries were not serious, according to EMS.
Austin police say the bus driver was cited for running a red light.
Obama leads the fight and gets hit by a bus...kind of like his new campaign slogan....FORWARD......right into a fast moving bus...
When Larping goes bad...Nick hit by Cap Metro Bus Caught On Camera Foam Sword Friday 2012 - Student hit by bus A man was taken to the hospital Friday afternoon after being hit by a Capital Metro bus near the University Co-op Nick Engmann,