6th-grade Student at Melva Davis Academy Fatally Hit near a Bus Stop in Adelanto
Adelanto, California (September 25, 2023) – Authorities are investigating a pedestrian crash that claimed the life of a child in Adelanto Monday morning, according to San Bernardino County Fire.
The accident happened at around 7:10 a.m. at a bus stop on Seneca Road between Jonathan Street and Delicious Street.
Witnesses told a local news source that the child is a 6th-Grade Student at Melva Davis Academy.
The name of the child was not immediately released, pending notification of next of kin.
No additional information regarding the crash was provided.
The Major Accident Investigation Team (M.A.I.T.) from Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station is at the scene investigating the incident.
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