Texas teen hit by passing car while getting off school bus
TOCO, Texas – A Texas girl is recovering after being hit by a car while getting off the school bus.
According to KXII, the 15-year-old Chisum High School student was getting off the bus in the eastbound lane of Hwy 82 when she was suddenly hit by a van.
Investigators say the driver of the van did not yield to the bus, and instead passed it on the shoulder, hitting the girl.
She was flown from the scene with a serious leg injury.
Authorities arrested the driver of the van, Marlon Coleman, on unrelated charges. At this point, officials are still working to determine what charges he will face in the crash.