Two middle school students hit crossing Bearss Avenue near Buchanan Middle School

TAMPA - Two Buchanan Middle School students were hit by a car as they tried crossing Bearss Ave. on Friday afternoon.

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office says the two students are siblings, ages 12 and 14.

According to initial reports, approximately 30 students from Buchanan Middle were walking down the sidewalk when several students decided to run across the street.

The two were hit by a car.

Both have been taken to St. Joseph's Hospital with what is described as non life-threatening injuries.

This is a developing story.  Refresh for updates.


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