UPDATE: Eyewitnesses say Dobyns Bennett student darted in between buses before being hit by SUV
Kingsport police have released more details following an incident that left a Dobyns Bennett High School student with serious injuries when he tried to cross a roadway near campus.
The pedestrian was identified as a 15-year-old male student who eyewitnesses said darted in between two school buses on East Center Street and then into the path of a 17-year-old driver’s SUV just after 3 p.m. Monday.
Police said the juvenile that was hit did not use a marked crosswalk that was in close range of that area. The driver, another DB student, was not hurt.
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