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Updated: Teen hit by car in Ottawa Co.
WRIGHT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – A teen has been struck by a car in Ottawa County.
Police have identified him as Jovany Viveros of Marne.
It happened around 7:00 Thursday in Wright Township on 8th near Arthur.
Police say that the 15-year-old was critically injured when he was walking across the street to his school bus. The bus was stopped with its lights flashing when the teen was hit by a car.
The teen's younger brother saw everything happen from his driveway. He was the one that called 911.
Authorities say that the 79-year-old driver of the car stopped at the scene.
Nine students were on board the bus.
Viveros is a former Coopersville High School student that now goes to the Alternative Education School. Officers say that he is in critical but stable condition at the hospital. He has a brain injury, a chest injury and leg fractures.