North Texas crossing guard fatally struck by vehicle near elementary school

The Fate Department of Public Safety (Rockwall County) is investigating a fatality accident involving a crossing guard that occurred earlier this morning.

At around 7:30am, multiple emergency responders were called to the area of Miss May Drive near Miss May Vernon Elementary School (Royse City ISD) after a person was struck by a vehicle.

Authorities say a driver possibly suffered from a medical episode while driving, causing them to hit the crossing guard and another vehicle.

The crossing guard was transported to a nearby hospital, but pronounced deceased. Police did not release the condition of the driver involved.

The scene is still under investigation with the Rockwall County Sheriff’s Department’s, Accident Reconstruction Specialist Team.