LEXINGTON, Ky. — A Kentucky school district says a middle school student who left school without permission fell into a drainage ditch adjacent to campus.
News outlets report Fayette County Public Schools spokeswoman Lisa Deffendall said the Leestown Middle School student was transported to the hospital as a precaution Monday. She didn’t have a precise description of the student’s condition.
Deffendall says preventative measures will be put into place with the student, and the school will review safety procedures.
No further details were released.