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Teenager Killed After Being Hit by Road Grader Outside Lincoln High School

Teenager Killed After Being Hit by Road Grader Outside Lincoln High School
Teenager Killed After Being Hit by Road Grader Outside Lincoln High School

DES MOINES, Iowa -- A Lincoln High School student is dead after being hit by a road grader outside the school this afternoon.

Police say 16 yea rold Antonio Sanchez-Peck, an 11th Grader at Lincoln High School, was crossing SW 9th Street just before 3:00pm when he was hit by the road grader. The vehicle belongs to the City of Des Moines. It was northbound on SW 9th when it hit Sanchez-Peck.

SW 9th Street was closed for hours while police investigated the scene.