Terre Haute crossing guard sent to hospital after being hit by a car

The crossing guard was taken to a local hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Posted: Dec. 5, 2018 9:50 AM
Updated: Dec. 5, 2018 12:02 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Police say a crossing guard was not seriously hurt after being hit by a car on Wednesday morning.

It happened around 8:00.

According to Terre Haute Police, a guard was in the crosswalk at 18th and Walnut Streets.

That's when they were hit by a driver going west.

News 10 was told the crossing guard was taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

The driver was cited for disobeying a crossing guard and failure to use extreme caution in a school crossing zone.

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