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Car hits students outside Fuquay-Varina Middle School

Posted March 18, 2009 3:52 p.m. EDT
Updated March 18, 2009 4:29 p.m. EDT

— A car struck two students Wednesday afternoon as they were walking home from Fuquay-Varina Middle School, Bill Poston, a spokesman for the Wake County Public School System said.

Neither child was seriously injured. Poston described the students' injuries as "bumps" and said both were taken to a nearby hospital as a precaution.

He did not identify the students.

The accident happened around 2:25 p.m. at the intersection of Woodrow and Church streets.

Police have not commented on the incident.