CPSB Superintendent visits school mourning loss of student

By Nikki Henderson | nhenderson@ktalnews.tv

Published 05/16 2014 10:57AM

Updated 05/16 2014 03:57PM

Caddo Parish School Board Superintendent Dr. Theodis Goree offers comfort to elementary school after a student there was struck and killed by a school bus.

Friday morning Dr. Goree met with the faculty and students at Herndon Elementary.

Brenden Houston, 6, was struck by a Caddo Parish school bus shortly before 4 p.m. Thursday near Winter Garden Dr. near Addison St.

Houston was transported to University Health where he later died from his injuries.

Grief counselors were also on hand at the school to help students cope with the loss.  

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