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Child hit by car at school bus stop near downtown

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A child was struck by a car near a school bus stop in the downtown Las Vegas area, police said Monday.

Las Vegas Metro police reported the crash near Bruce Street and Mesquite Avenue at about 7:15 a.m.

Police said a Clark County School bus was stopped to load students on board with its flashing stop sign on. While the bus was loading, a car drove by the CCSD vehicle and struck a child, according to police.

The child was rushed to Sunrise Hospital Trauma with non-life threatening injuries.

Metro advised drivers to avoid the area while officers investigated the crash.

Stay tuned to FOX5 for the latest on this developing story.

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