Bus driver killed after being pinned by vehicle

Metro officials say a bus driver was killed when her vehicle pinned her against a wall at a Maryland shopping center.
Metro officials identified the driver as Thomasine Maria Smith, 47, of Laurel.

It happened about 3:40 p.m. Monday at the White Oak shopping center in Silver Spring. A spokeswoman for Metro says the driver left the bus during a break between trips. The spokeswoman says the bus rolled from its position and trapped the driver against a wall. No passengers were on board.
Metro officials say the driver died at a local hospital.
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