14-year-old student hit and killed near North Sand Mountain High School

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JACKSON COUNTY, Ala. - The Jackson County Sheriff's Office confirms a 14-year-old male was hit and killed on Highway 71 Tuesday afternoon, not far from North Sand Mountain High School. The incident happened around 2:45 p.m.  The victim, Thomas Coleman, was a student at North Sand Mountain High School.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency says the student was hit by a 16-year-old who was driving a 2015 Chrysler.  There were no injuries to the driver of the vehicle.  Speed is not suspected as a factor in the wreck.

Troopers continue to investigate the incident.

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