Child, 5, hit by car while getting on school bus

September 12, 2012 9:24:54 AM PDT
Police said a five-year-old child was hit by another vehicle while getting on a school bus Wednesday morning in Lehigh County.

It happened just before 9 a.m. near the intersection of Fairmont Avenue just west of Kay Drive in Whitehall Twp.

The child, a student in the Whitehall-Coplay School District, was hit by a car while trying to board a bus at an approved bus stop.

The child was taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest for unknown injuries.

The crash is under investigation by Whitehall Twp. police.