COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – A teacher was struck by a vehicle Tuesday morning in Front of Lakeside Middle School.

That school is located on Blue Ridge Drive in Evans.

According to Columbia County Dispatch, that call came in around 7:23 a.m.

They did confirm the teacher, Kent Moore, was injured and taken to the hospital in an ambulance.

Moore was reportedly directing traffic in front of Lakeside Middle when he was struck by a driver changing lanes.

Investigators say Moore suffered minor injuries.

This is the 2nd time a person has been hit while directing school traffic.

Last week, a crossing guard at Harlem Middle was also struck.

Count on NewsChannel 6 for more details as they become available.