Florida crossing guard struck by 16-year-old driver

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Florida crossing guard struck by 16-year-old driver. Jeannette Reyes reports during Action News at 6 a.m. on August 28, 2018.

Police are reminding drivers to slow down while approaching school zones.

The warning comes after a school crossing guard in Florida was struck by an SUV while stopping traffic.

Video shows the driver make a turn and strike the guard who was waving a flag and holding a stop sign.

The 72-year-old guard was treated for minor injuries.

Police say the driver was a 16-year-old student at the high school.

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