(KMOV) – A 16-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle in front of a Hazelwood high school Friday morning.
Police said the victim was crossing the street in the 15900 block of New Halls Ferry Rd. around 7 a.m. when he was clipped by a van in front of Hazelwood Central High School.
The teen was transported to the hospital with light head trauma and possibly a broken arm. According to officials, he was alert and speaking to emergency personnel when they arrived.
According to police, the male driver who hit the child stayed at the scene and was cooperating with officers.