Driver hits, kills middle school student in crosswalk

GRESHAM, Ore. (AP) — Police say driver hit and killed a middle school student in Gresham near the school. Gresham police Sgt. Tom Walker says the 11-year-old Dexter McCarty Middle School student was hit in a marked crosswalk on Southeast Hogan Road Monday morning. Walker says a traffic light was in his favor at the time of the crash. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports a 26-year-old man was arrested after police say he ran a red light and hit the boy. Police say he may have been impaired. The boy died at the scene.