Columbus student hurt after hit by car at crosswalk

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COLUMBUS, Ind. (WISH) – A Columbus high school student was injured Wednesday after being hit by a car while walking to school, 24-Hour News 8 news partner The Columbus Republic reports.

It happened around noon at Hawcreek Avenue and 25th Street.

Police say a group of students were crossing the street when the traffic light changed. The student was trying to catch up with the group when a car hit the student.

The student was taken to Columbus Regional Health. Condition information was not immediately released. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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