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Hit By a Car After School, and It Was a Schoolmate Driving

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THRASHER, Miss.–It was an accident right as school was letting out at Thrasher School Monday afternoon. A 13-year-old girl hit by a car and seriously hurt, and the driver of the car that hit her, a 17-year-old student at the school.

Sheriff Randy Tolar told WTVA that the girl was crossing a county road right in front of the school at about 2:30 when she was hit.

She had to be airlifted to a Memphis hospital, but she was awake when they put her in the chopper.

The sheriff said the accident is still under investigation.

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