Teen hit by car near high school on Tuesday
A 13-year-old boy sustained minor injuries but declined medical treatment after he was hit by a vehicle near Hermiston High School.
The incident occurred about 4:18 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of South First Street and Highland Avenue.
The boy, a Hermiston resident, was crossing north on West Highland Avenue at the crosswalk, when he was struck by a vehicle driven by Rebecca Kruse, also of Hermiston, who was driving west on West Highland.
Kruse was issued a citation by the Hermiston Police Department for careless driving.
Hermiston Police did not release the name of the teen who was struck.