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Second grader injured in bus accident

SYLVANIA, AL (WAFF) -

A DeKalb County second grader was taken to the hospital Monday morning following an accident as she was getting on the bus for school.

DeKalb School superintendent Charles Warren said at this point, they believe she was struck by the bus arm.

It happened on the bus's first stop as they were heading to Sylvania.

The driver has been placed on leave pending an investigation.

Warren said the girl was taken to the hospital where she was treated and released.

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