SCSO: Child struck by school bus Tuesday
Deputies with the Saline County Sheriff’s Office responded today to the intersection of Arch Street and Honeysuckle Drive in East End after a child was reportedly struck by a school bus.
The 8-year-old was taken by ambulance to a local hospital with minor injuries, according to Lt. Joe Traylor, spokesperson for the SCSO.
The child reportedly arrived at the bus stop after the bus had left. The driver had turned around and was returning to pick up the child when the child crossed the street. The bus struck the child at a low rate of speed, Traylor said.