German and Ariel Arroyo-Correa Injured in Wilson NC Bus Stop Hit-and-Run Accident

A terrible accident in Wilson NC has resulted in injuries to two young children who were getting on a school bus.  The accident happened in the Wilson County community of Sims.

Apparently, the school bus had stopped in front of the children’s home at around 6:50 am and had activated its stop arm and caution lights.  A man driving an SUV in the opposite direction did not stop and hit the children as they crossed the street.  The driver of the SUV fled the scene but police found the SUV parked behind a tobacco barn about one mile away.  The driver was arrested and is jailed under a $30,000 bond.

The children, German Arroyo-Correa and Ariel Arroyo-Correa, were both taken to Wakemed in Raleigh in serious condition.  They are 10 years old and 5 years old and are students at Rock Ridge Elementary School.

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