Student Hit By Car After Dismissal in Pottstown Wednesday

A student hit by a car on Wednesday after dismissal is recovering in the hospital, according to officials from the Pottstown School District in Montgomery County. If a loved one is injured in a crash, talk to an experienced Montgomery County pedestrian accident attorney about your case and how you can fight for compensation.

Details About the Student Hit By Car in Pottstown

The student, a fifth grader, was hit at the intersection of Charlotte and East streets. The police have not released a cause for the crash or if charges will be filed. An update on the child’s condition has not been provided by the district, which did say that counselor would be available the rest of the week for students and staff.

“Pedestrian safety is a critical concern for our school community. We are working closely with the Pottstown Police Department and other relevant agencies to ensure the safety of all our students,” said John Armato, district spokesperson. “We understand that this incident is deeply distressing for students, parents, and staff alike, and we are committed to providing the necessary support.”

The posted speed limit in the area is 25 MPH, but police have not yet said if speed played a role in the accident. Police did state that more information about the crash would be released in the coming days.

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