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News: 2 students hospitalized after being hit by car near Hartford Union High School

by | Nov 30, 2023 | News

WASHINGTON COUNTY, WI — Two female students were hit and injured by a vehicle Thursday morning while in a crosswalk near Hartford Union High School, reports CBS58.

The incident unfolded at the busy intersection of Cedar Street and West Monroe Avenue, shortly after 7:00 a.m.

According to local police, the two girls were using the crosswalk to travel across the roadway on foot when they were hit by a vehicle turning onto West Monroe Avenue from Cedar Street.

Both pedestrians were rushed to Aurora Medical Center, where the severity of their conditions remain undisclosed.

Authorities indicated that the driver is also a student.

An investigation remains underway, but speed and inattentive driving appear to have contributed to the event.

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