South Bend boy, 11, fatally struck trying to catch bus

Indiana

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — South Bend police say an SUV fatally injured a boy crossing a street to catch a bus to school.

Lt. Gene Eyster says 11-year-old Tristian Moore died from his injuries at a hospital following the accident about 7 a.m. Monday. He says the boy’s 5-year-old brother was with him at the time but wasn’t injured.

Authorities say the 54-year-old man driving the SUV stopped at the scene and is cooperating with police. His name wasn’t released.

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