CYPRESS — An after school pedestrian / vehicle incident has sent a Cypress-Fairbanks ISD student to an area hospital (Sept. 24, 2018).

According to other news outlets (, the student was struck by a Texas state trooper’s vehicle during an attempted traffic stop.

“We have just learned of an auto pedestrian accident involving a Watkins Middle School student,” the school district said in a statement. “As a precautionary measure the student was transported to a Houston hospital for evaluation. At this time, we have no additional details.”


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