9-year-old Mass. girl dies after being dragged by school bus


PLAINFIELD, Mass. (NEWS10) – A little girl has died after she was dragged by and then hit by a school bus, police said.

Massachusetts State Police are investigating the death of a 9-year-old girl.

Police said the incident happened around 4 p.m. Friday on South Central Street in Plainfield. According to police, the girl was getting off the bus and was caught in the door before being dragged and hit.

The bus then stopped at the scene. Other children were on the bus at the time.

The name of the driver and the little girl are not being released at this time.

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