Elgin, TX – 6-Year-Old Struck By Semi While Exiting Bus On US-290
Elgin, TX (June 12, 2019) – On Tuesday, June 11, the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident on US-290 in Bastrop County.
According to reports, around 4:15 p.m., a 6-year-old was exiting their school bus along the roadway when they were struck by an 18-wheeler.
The child sustained injuries in the collision and was transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
At this time, the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured child and their family at this time.
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