Child hit by school bus in New Britain

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A student was hit by a school bus on North Street in New Britain on Friday afternoon, according to police.

A child suffered minor injuries and was taken to New Britain Hospital, according to police.

The crash occurred around 4 p.m.

The cause of the crash is under investigation by the New Britain Police Department and the Department of Motor Vehicles. 

Officials from the Connecticut DMV have had the bus impounded and advised the bus company to not make any repairs to the vehicle. DMV officials will inspect the bus and the driver's file on Tuesday.

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