State Patrol Looking for Semi Driver who Nearly Hit Girl

Created: 06/03/2014 2:54 PM

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- The Minnesota State Patrol is asking for the public's help in tracking down a semi driver who almost hit a girl getting on a school bus in central Minnesota on Friday morning.

Video from inside the school bus shows the semi illegally passing the stopped school bus on the right shoulder on Highway 23 near Paynesville. The state patrol says the school bus had its stop arm down and lights flashing.

The girl was waiting on the side of the road for the school bus to take her to school when the semi drive between her and the school bus, the state patrol says.

Several witnesses called 911, but couldn't provide enough details for authorities to locate the semi.

Anyone with information about the incident of the semi is asked to call Minnesota State Patrol.

To watch the video click here.

A semi passed between a young girl and a school bus Friday morning
Minnesota State Patrol