13-Year-Old Struck By OKC Patrol Car Near Wheeler Elementary

Saturday, September 21st 2019, 11:15 am
By: News 9

A 13-year-old girl was taken to an area hospital after being struck by an OKC Patrol car on Saturday.

According to police, a school bus stopped in front of Wheeler Elementary at but did not have its bus stop sign activated or lights flashing.  A 13-year-old girl got off the bus and ran across the street where she was struck by a passing Oklahoma City Police officer. 

OKC Officers say the girl was awake and taken to the hospital she is in stable condition and is expected to be okay. According to police, the bus was taking students to a tournament and the young girl had exited the bus to tell her mother something before leaving. The officer was responding to a call and did not see the girl run into the street.