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1 dead after Metrobus hijacked in DC

An armed rider fought with a Metrobus driver, commandeered the bus and then struck and killed a pedestrian at a nearby gas station all within the span of several minutes in what police called a "bizarre" ordeal in D.C. Tuesday. Police said the hijacker was violent and distraught as he was quickly taken into custody.

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