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10-Year-Old Dies After Tripping, Falling Under School Bus

The boy had missed the bus and was running after it when he tripped and fell under the wheels.

April 27, 2018 - 10:29 am
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POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. (KMOX) - A 10-year-old has died this morning after being hit by a school bus in Poplar Bluff.  

The boy had missed the bus and was running after it when he tripped and fell under the wheels. 

Sgt. Clark Parrott with the Missouri State Highway Patrol said there were other students on the bus at the time, KFVS-12 reports.

The boy was taken to an area hospital, where he died just before 7:44 a.m.