Traffic Accidents

Five people, including four high school students, struck by vehicle in Montgomery County

Five people, including four high school students, struck by vehicle in Montgomery County

Five people, including four students at a local high school who were waiting at a bus stop, were hurt when a car drove off the road and into the group of students on the sidewalk Tuesday morning in the Aspen Hill area in Montgomery County.

The crash happened just before 7 a.m. near Wendy Lane and Georgia Avenue. Some lanes in the area were blocked during the morning rush hour.

The students attend John F. Kennedy High School, which is about three miles from the crash site.

Derek Turner, school district spokesman, said three students suffered injuries that were not life-threatening, and one is listed in critical condition. The Kennedy High School community has been...

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