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6-year-old boy hit by school bus, hospitalized

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Two Clark County school busses stop near Las Vegas Boulevard North and Cheyenne Avenue. (Dave Lawrence/FOX5) Two Clark County school busses stop near Las Vegas Boulevard North and Cheyenne Avenue. (Dave Lawrence/FOX5)
Police were investigating whether the 6-year-old victim was getting off the bus or in a crosswalk. (Dave Lawrence/FOX5) Police were investigating whether the 6-year-old victim was getting off the bus or in a crosswalk. (Dave Lawrence/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

A six-year-old boy was hospitalized Monday morning after being struck by a school bus, authorities said.

Las Vegas Metro police reported the incident near the intersection of Cheyenne Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard North about 6:40 a.m.

Police said the child was transported to University Medical Center Trauma with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers did not say if the boy was in a crosswalk or if he was getting off the bus.

There were no traffic closures due to the incident, but authorities advised caution for motorists traveling in the area.

Stay tuned to FOX5 for the latest on this developing story.

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