Boy hit by car near school

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HUMBLE, Texas - An eighth-grade student was struck by a vehicle on his way to school Friday.

Officials said a vehicle was making a left turn when it hit the boy in front of Timberwood Middle School, 18450 Timber Forest Drive, at 7:45 a.m.

The boy suffered a possible broken leg and facial bruises.

He was taken by ambulance to Memorial Hermann Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver stopped to check on the boy. It's not yet known if a citation will be issued.

The accident is under investigation.

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