Boy struck by school bus in Kiryas Joel in critical condition

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A 5-year-old disabled boy remains in critical condition tonight after being run over by a school bus yesterday.

Officials say it happened in the parking lot of the United Talmudial Academy in Kiryas Joel. They say the first-grader, who has Down syndrome, underwent emergency surgery overnight after suffering a fractured pelvis and back injuries.

Police say the bus driver has not been ticketed.

5-year-old disabled boy hit by school bus

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