Student struck near De Pere High School


DE PERE, Wis. (WBAY) – A 16-year-old student was struck by a pickup truck near De Pere High School Monday morning.

De Pere Police say the girl was crossing south on Chicago Street in a marked crosswalk near Crestview Lane when she was hit by a westbound truck. The intersection is adjacent to the high school.

The student was taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the truck, a 32-year-old woman, was not hurt.

Alcohol and speed are not believed to be factors in the crash.

Traffic was detoured for about 30 minutes.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

No names were released.