EAGLE PASS, Maverick County, Texas -- A Henry B. Gonzalez Elementary student was taken to the hospital with fractures to his legs after a vehicle struck him as he crossed the street.
Maverick County Sheriff Tom Schmerber said the student, whose identity was withheld by the sheriff's office, was crossing a street in front of the elementary school located on the 400 block of Balcones Blvd. when a vehicle struck him.
The child was immediately taken to the Fort Duncan Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The incident happened at around 3:50 PM.
The case is being investigated by the Texas Department of Public Safety.
More information as it becomes available.