Teenager Killed After Being Hit by Road Grader Outside Lincoln High School

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DES MOINES, Iowa  --  A Lincoln High School student is dead after being hit by a road grader outside the school Thursday afternoon.

Police say 16-year-old Antonio Sanchez-Peck, a 10th grade student at Lincoln High School, was crossing SW 9th Street just before 3:00 p.m. when he was hit by the road grader.  The vehicle belongs to the City of Des Moines.  It was northbound on SW 9th when it hit Sanchez-Peck.

SW 9th Street was closed for hours while police investigated the scene.