15 Year Old Boy Hit by CR School Bus

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - Authorities responded to a crash involving a Cedar Rapids Community School District school bus at 7:38 a.m.

The Cedar Rapids Police Department says the accident happened on Mt. Vernon Road near the 26th Street intersection.

Authorities say a 15-year-old boy was hit by the school bus and was taken to Mercy Medical Center for serious injuries.

The person hit, who is a student at Washington High School, was then transferred to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

Officers are still on the scene and investigating.