A student at Brainerd High School was accused of striking a teacher causing the teacher to fall on Friday.

Hamilton County Schools spokesperson Tim Hensley says the incident happened in a hallway after classes had started.

There were no students in the area at the time of the alleged assault.

The teacher was transported to the hospital to be checked out.

The student was transported to law enforcement, no word if the student was arrested or charged.

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