Date: June 16, 2010
Location: Chester County, Pennsylvania
Type: School Bus Accident, Fatal School Bus Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Fatal Pedestrian Accident
A 6-year old, Pennsylvania boy died last week after he was hit by a school bus the week before.
The boy was struck only yards from his house Wednesday, June 16, 2010. He had just gotten off of the school bus and was running along side it. When he saw his mother, the boy darted in front of the school bus and was ultimately struck. (Do you know what the “Danger Zone” is when it comes to school bus safety? Make sure to read our blog “The ‘Danger Zone’ and School Bus Safety” to find out.)
The child was rushed to a local hospital where he died on Tuesday, June 22, 2010 from his injuries.
Police are still investigating the accident and no charges have been filed against the school bus driver.
Learn more about School Bus Safety!
Read our article “Staying out of the ‘Danger Zone’: 10 Tips For Boarding and Getting Off A School Bus.”
Visit our S.C. Accident Library section on Accidents Involving Children and Minors.
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