School bus hits girl

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SAN DIEGO — A school-age girl was hospitalized Wednesday morning after she was hit by a school bus while trying to cross the street, police said.

The accident happened at around 6:45 a.m. near the intersection of 39th Street and Oceanview Boulevard in the Mountain View neighborhood,  authorities said.

The extent of the girl’s injuries were not immediately known, but they were not believed to be life-threatening, police said.

The San Diego Unified School District bus was heading to University City High School with students on board. The students transferred to another SDUSD bus to finish the trip to school.

The cause of the accident was under investigation.