Four students have been hospitalized after they were struck by a driver while waiting at a bus stop in Royal Palm Beach Tuesday morning.
The incident occurred along Crestwood Blvd. South near Cypress Lake Ave.
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s office says the driver lost control of their vehicle and drove up onto a sidewalk were the students were waiting for their bus.
Around 7am today, we responded to a vehicle VS pedestrians crash on Crestwood Blvd &Cypress Lake Dr, RPB. We learned a vehicle driving North on Crestwood Blvd lost control, drove up on a sidewalk & struck four students waiting for a school bus. The kids were taken to the hospital pic.twitter.com/e6RRHWIZBj
— PBSO (@PBCountySheriff) March 22, 2022
At least one of the students is reported to have critical injuries.
PBSO is investigating and will determine if drugs or alcohol were involved.