Girl hit by vehicle while boarding school bus in NKY

A male driver in his 50s was cited for passing a loading school bus, Dep. Schierlow said.
A male driver in his 50s was cited for passing a loading school bus, Dep. Schierlow said.(WILX)
Published: Oct. 25, 2022 at 11:45 AM EDT
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OWEN COUNTY, Ky. (WXIX) - A 9-year-old girl is expected to be ok after being hit by a vehicle that failed to stop for a school bus in Owen County Tuesday morning.

Dep. Peter Schierlow says the girl was crossing U.S. 127 north of Owenton around 7:30 a.m. when she was struck.

A male driver in his 50s was cited for passing a loading school bus, Dep. Schierlow said.

He says the 9-year-old was flown to Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati with non-life-threatening injuries.

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