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8-year-old Ga. boy killed by school bus

CARTERSVILLE, GA (AP) - Authorities say an 8-year-old Cartersville boy was killed when a school bus ran over him at the maintenance facility where his mother worked.

Capt. Frank Cline with Cartersville police says elementary school student Garrett Black died just before 4 p.m. Monday at the Cartersville City Schools bus facility.

Authorities say the boy was exiting the bus to meet his mother when another bus struck him.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation is ongoing into the boy's death, but authorities say charges are not expected.

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