NEW YORK (CBS 2) — A pregnant teacher trying to break up a fight between two high school students pays a tragic price.
The Department of Education said spanish teacher Lissedia Batista suffered a miscarriage after she either fell or was shoved to the floor.
The fight broke out in a classroom at the Explorations Academy in the Bronx.
Batista was four months pregnant.
The Department of Education said the students involved were being dsciplined.