Bay City Teacher Recovers After Accident

A Bay City teacher is recovering from her injuries, after being struck by a vehicle while performing duty as a crossing guard.
The accident happened Wednesday afternoon on 8th street in front of Cherry Elementary School.
Police say the vehicle was traveling around 15 miles per hour.
The teacher was transported by Matagorda county EMS to Matagorda Regional Medical Center with a potential head injury and other minor injuries.
She was then taken by life flight to Memorial Herman Medical Center in Houston.
In a Facebook post Thursday evening, the BCISD Interim Superintendent writes that he is happy to report that her injuries are not as serious as originally thought.