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15-year-old student hit, killed by school bus in Florida

December 18, 2019 GMT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A high school student died early Wednesday after she was struck by a school bus in a residential area, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s said.

The girl, 15, was taken to a hospital where she died, the agency said in an email. The crash happened around 6:30 a.m.

Vehicle homicide investigators are on the scene. The sheriff’s office asked motorists to stay away from the area.

The student’s name wasn’t released, nor were details about how the crash happened.