Juvenile bicyclist seriously injured after being hit by truck


VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A juvenile was seriously hurt after police say he was riding a bicycle and was hit by a truck in Virginia Beach.

Virginia Beach police said the juvenile was going east on Brenneman Trail, when he crossed over South Plaza Trail against a red light. A 1999 Ford F-150 going north on South Plaza collided with a bicyclist.

Officers were called to the scene just after 1 p.m.

Police spokesperson Tonya Pierce said Tuesday the juvenile was unresponsive, but breathing following the collision. He was flown to Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters via Nightingale with life-threatening injuries.

Police said he is currently listed in serious but stable condition.

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