Child not seriously hurt after encounter with truck Posted in: News A six-year-old boy who was struck by an 18-wheeler last week after exiting a school bus is home again after an overnight hospital stay. Around 4:15 p.m. last Tuesday afternoon, an Elgin ISD school bus was stopped in the outside lane of the westbound on U.S. Highway 290, Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) spokesperson Sergeant Dane Baker said on Tuesday evening. The child was being dropped off at his residence, near the mobile home park located half a mile west of the intersection with FM 696. Elgin ISD spokesperson Al Rodriguez said the child is a kinder-www.elgincourier.com kinder-are stopped and ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!