BREAKING NEWS: Winter storm to land on Oregon Coast this afternoon Full Story
SEVERE WX: High Wind Warning - High Surf Warning View Alerts
STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Oregon girl, 13, hit and killed while waiting for school bus

A teenager is dead after officials said she was hit by a car while waiting for the bus.

Posted: Nov. 1, 2017 8:08 AM
Updated: Nov. 1, 2017 10:15 AM

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. (AP) - Authorities say a 13-year-old girl who was found with fatal injuries on the side of a rural Oregon road was waiting for the school bus when she was hit by a vehicle.

Jackson County sheriff's deputies said Tuesday they don't know who hit Meadow Boyd early Monday and say the person may not realize they struck her.

A passer-by spotted Boyd lying along the road and performed CPR until paramedics arrived. She was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Authorities are asking anyone who drove on the 5100-block of East Evans Creek Road between Rogue River and Wimer between 6:45 a.m. and 7:29 a.m. on Monday to check their vehicle for damage. They are also seeking private surveillance video from that area that could help solve the case.

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Article Comments

Eugene
Overcast
49° wxIcon
Hi: 53° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 46°
Corvallis
Clear
48° wxIcon
Hi: 51° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 42°
Roseburg
Clear
46° wxIcon
Hi: 52° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 46°
North Bend
Clear
49° wxIcon
Hi: 54° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 46°
KEZI Radar
KEZI Temperatures
KEZI Planner

LATEST FORECAST

Community Events