ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- A teen was hit by a car Thursday morning while waiting for her school bus.
The victim's mother said she received a call at 7 a.m. from a man calling from her daughter's cell phone. The caller said he had just hit the teen with his car.
The incident occurred at the intersection of Usina Street and Barcelona Avenue while the teen sat on the ground waiting for her bus.
The teen was transported to an area hospital as a precaution.
According to her mother, the teen has severe swelling and was x-rayed, but does not have any life-threatening injuries. Doctors recommended the teen be under observation at home for a few days.
The incident is still under investigation and the driver has not been cited.
First Coast News