Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

May 7, 2013

Maple Crest student hit by vehicle

From staff reports

— Kokomo school officials said Tuesday a student on a bike was hit by a vehicle this morning while crossing the street heading to Maple Crest Middle School.

Dave Barnes, director of communication for the district, said the student was struck around 8 a.m. on Lincoln Street on the way to school. He said the student was transported to a Kokomo hospital while attended by a school counselor.

Barnes said first responders at the scene informed school officials they believed the injuries were not life-threatening.

Calls placed with police for more information were not immediately returned.