School officials are encouraging parents to speak with their children after a stranger allegedly approached a student in Elyria on Tuesday afternoon.
Officials said a female Elyria High School student was approached by a vehicle and was offered a ride by the driver in the area of Yale Avenue.
A spokesperson for the school district said the girl is safe.
The suspect is described as a white man, with white hair and a white beard. He is believed to have been driving an "older" black car with black tinted windows, officials said.
School officials are encouraging parents to speak with their children about what they should do if they are approached by a stranger.
Anyone with information about the suspect can contact Elyria Police at 440-323-3302.