Mom killed by car while trying to protect students outside school

A Texas mother was killed Monday in the parking lot of EPISD's Tippin Elementary in West El Paso after the first day of school.

Kharisma Ashlee James, 33, was struck by a car driven by Roger Hawking. Three children also were injured in the accident.

District officials said Monday that the mother attempted to get in front of the car to protect the three children.

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