11-year-old Texas boy dies in school bus accident
POSTED: Monday, May 13, 2013 - 12:28pm
UPDATED: Monday, May 13, 2013 - 12:31pm
Parker County, TX (CNN) — An 11-year-old boy was killed this morning in a school bus accident near Dallas. It happened in Springtown in Parker County around 6:30 a.m.
Authorities say a school bus was stopped with its lights on, picking up children. As the bus was pulling away, an 11-year-old boy was approaching. He tripped and fell.
Officials say the bus driver didn't see the boy and ran over him. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Four children and two adults were on the bus at the time of the accident. An investigation is underway.