Park Community Charter School. Kaukauna Area School District photo.

KAUKAUNA — A school crossing guard is recovering after being struck by a vehicle that lost control Friday near of Park School in Kaukauna.

Police say that the crossing Guard at Lawe/Taylor near Park School was standing on the sidewalk about 3 p.m. preparing for her crossing guard duties.

A vehicle traveling east on Taylor St, lost control, partially due to the slippery road conditions, left the roadway, and struck the crossing guard walking on the sidewalk.

The crossing guard suffered a shoulder injury and is at home recovering, according to police.

There were no other injuries as a result of the accident.

The operator of the vehicle received several citations as a result of the incident.



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By Dan Plutchak

Dan Plutchak, born and raised in Kaukauna, is cofounder of Kaukauna Community News.