Student Hit By Car When Exiting School Bus 

Police in Maine say an 11-year-old boy hasbeen hospitalized after he was hit by a vehicle as he crossed aroad to get onto his school bus. Windham police say 22-year-old Ryan Boucher of Lewiston failedto stop for the bus, which had its emergency lights flashing, onRoute 115 shortly before 7 a.m. Thursday. The boy, whose name was not released, was conscious and alertafter he was hit. Sgt. David Thomas said Boucher faces a charge of failing to stopfor a school bus and that other charges may be forthcoming once aninvestigation is complete.(AP)