A Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians school bus struck a pedestrian near the county line on Mississippi 16 west just after 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

The Choctaw bus headed east clipped a pedestrian walking down the road, said Neshoba County Sheriff Tommy Waddell.



The person has non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to Choctaw Health Center.

The pedestrian who was hit was identified as a 33-year-old Indian male.