Driver charged with hitting student

March 17, 2009 12:27:00 PM PDT
Police have charged the driver of a pickup truck who hit a middle school student last week.Cary Police say a 50-year-old Apex woman hit 12-year-old Joseph Liptak while he was boarding his bus Friday morning on Penny Road. She is charged with failing to stop for a school bus.

Rita Braman turned herself in to Cary Police Tuesday. She is out of jail on a $3,000 bond.

Liptak, who is a 6th grader at Carange Middle School, is still recovering at WakeMed.