April 19, 2014
LAS VEGAS (AP) - An 81-year-old man who was traveling in a wheelchair has died after being hit by a school bus.
Metro Police say the crash happened just before noon Thursday in Las Vegas when the man entered a crosswalk and a school bus turned a corner and hit him.
KLAS reports the man was hospitalized but later died. His name wasn't immediately available.
There were no students on the bus at the time of the crash.
The Clark County School District released a statement expressing sympathy for the victim and his family and promising to cooperate with the investigation.