HAVERHILL, MASS. (WHDH) - A Haverhill child is recovering this morning after a driver hit him while getting off the school bus on Broadway on Thursday.
The Haverhill Police Department said the school bus was stopped with lights flashing when the 26-year-old driver of an SUV hit the 6-year-old boy.
Police said the woman driving the SUV was distracted while driving, trying to pick up a pair of glasses. The woman was cited for failure to stop for a school bus, according to Haverill Police.
The boy was taken to Lawrence General Hospital and is expected to be OK.
Haverhill Police say the crash is under investigation.
(Copyright (c) 2018 Sunbeam Television. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)