Emporia Middle School

An Emporia Middle School student is in class, after a collision with a pickup truck before Tuesday’s opening bell.

USD 253 spokesman Lyndel Landgren said the truck was stopping in the drop-off zone on the south side of the school about 7:45 a.m. and collided with the child.

An Emporia Police statement later said the 12-year-old “ran out of the ditch” to cross the vehicle exit toward Graphic Arts Road. Capt. Ray Mattas described the child’s injuries as minor.

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This is an ongoing problem EVERY morning and

Afternoon at EMS. Will it take the death of


Student for

This issue to be solved!!!

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