A 14-year-old boy from Myakka City, Florida, was hit by a vehicle as he walked to the bus on Thursday morning, Aug. 15.

The Florida Highway Patrol said the collision happened on Gopher Hill Road and Verna Bethany Road in Myakka City, according to WFLA.

The impact sent the boy into the bus and he suffered injuries to his lower body, deputies said. The extent of his injuries is unknown.

The boy was then transported to the All Children’s Hospital.

The driver was identified as 19-year-old Josee Martin. She told investigators she saw the bus, but did not notice its lights were flashing, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

It’s unclear if charges are pending.

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