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Driver hits kid going around school bus

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KNOX COUNTY, IN (WFIE) - In Knox County a driver is arrested after authorities say she hit a child who crossed the street to board a school bus.

The seven-year-old was treated and released from the hospital.

The Sheriff's Department says 18-year-old Kenzie Cox of Vincennes is charged with Reckless Driving for disregarding the stop arm of a school bus.

Investigators say the driver was using her cell phone at the time of the accident.

The accident happened this morning on East 15 Street in Vincennes.

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