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.