Camdan McWright, a freshman running back at San Jose State University, has passed away after getting hit by a school bus.
According to police, McWright was riding an electric scooter when he collided into the school bus.
The San Jose Police Department said that the accident occurred at 6:51 a.m. PT, and there were 15 students on board the school bus at the time.
Police say the bus had a green light on S. 10th St. and appeared to be in the right of way turning onto Reed St. when McWright collided with it.
“We lost an amazing young man tragically this morning,” said Spartans football coach Brent Brennan.
“Camdan had a bright future ahead of him and everyone in this community that had the opportunity to spend time with him knew that.
“We are still trying to deal with the news of this tragedy, and appreciate everyone’s support during these difficult times.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the McWright family and I want them to know we are all here for them. Camdan will always be in our hearts and he will be profoundly missed.”
“We are all crushed by the tragic loss of Camdan McWright,” said Spartans athletic director Jeff Konya.
“The San Jose State community is a very close one, and the campus is devastated. We lost a very bright, talented young man too soon. Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to the McWright family.”