A 12-year-old girl was hit Monday morning while trying to get on her school bus.
The accident happened on Highway 81 around 6:00 a.m. Monday morning.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol tells us the young girl got out of a car and ran across the street.
Authorities tell us that is when a vehicle driven by Ginger Roberts of Erwin, Tennessee struck the girl.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol tells us the investigation is ongoing..