Student Remains In Critical Condition
Posted: October 6, 2012 at 5:30 a.m.
A Bentonville High School student struck by a school bus at a busy intersection on Southeast 14th Street on Thursday was “still hanging in there” at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Mo., afternoon, according to district officials.
By The Numbers
In 2008, 4,378 pedestrians were killed in traffic crashes in the U.S. Another 69,000 were injured. That averages to one pedestrian killed every two hours and one pedestrian injured every eight minutes.
Source: Pedestrian And Bicycle Information Center
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