Watch CBS News

15-Year-Old Student Hit, Killed By School Bus Near West Palm Beach

MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) - The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says a 15-year-old high school student died early Wednesday after she was struck by a school bus in a residential area near West Palm Beach.

The girl 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.

(© Copyright 2019 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

EMERGENCY COMPONENT - LOCAL

View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue
Be the first to know
Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.