MILWAUKEE — A 17-year-old girl was struck by a school bus while crossing the street in a crosswalk — and died on the scene. It happened at 9th and Oklahoma this week.
Police said the driver of the school bus, a 62-year old South Milwaukee woman, remained on scene and is cooperating with police who are still investigating.
Alex Schmidt, a student on the bus said, all of a sudden I hear a bang and tires screech. I look and there`s someone laying in the middle of the street.”
Family members held a vigil for the 17-year-old girl known as Marisol Cevallos who was a senior at Rufus King and played instruments in the mariachi band.