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UPDATE: Person hit by school bus on Brainerd Road

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

Chattanooga police say a person was hit by an empty school bus on Brainerd Road Monday afternoon.

It happened at 4903 Brainerd Road around 3:20 p.m.

Police say the male who was hit was trying to cross the road outside of the crosswalk. The bus driver swerved in an attempt to miss him but was unsuccessful.

Police say no children were on the bus at the time of the incident. Hamilton County interim superintendent Dr. Kirk Kelly says the bus driver was on their way to pick up children from a local school.

The person hit received non life-threatening injuries. His name has not been released.

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