ONSLOW COUNTY, N.C. — A North Carolina teenager was killed while trying to cross the road and get on the school bus Monday morning, WITN reports.
The incident happened around 6:40 a.m. while the school bus’ stop arm was extended. After the driver hit the 16-year-old, he stopped and complied with the investigation.
The teen, identified as David Palacio, was taken to a local hospital where he eventually died.
The driver has not been charged.