Durham police probe hit-and-run of boy on bike
Posted November 2, 2008
Updated November 3, 2008
Durham, N.C. — Durham police are investigating a hit and run.
A 13-year-old boy was riding a bicycle on Southgate Street, near North Maple Street, when he was struck at 2:58 p.m. Sunday, police say.
The victim was transported to Duke University Hospital, where is was listed in critical condition.
The vehicle didn't stop and is described as a possible champagne-colored, older model Honda Accord. The car would have front-end damage and a shattered front windshield, police say.
The victim's name was withheld Sunday evening.
Anyone with information on the hit and run is asked to call Durham Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.