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Fayetteville boy in serious condition after bike crashes with car

Posted June 21, 2012 2:54 p.m. EDT
Updated June 21, 2012 3:57 p.m. EDT

— An 11-year-old boy crashed into a car while riding his bike in Fayetteville Thursday afternoon, leaving him in serious condition, according to police.

Darren Minor was riding his bike downhill on Barber Avenue and didn't stop in time at the intersection with Boros Drive, police said. He struck the front corner of a Honda Accord and was taken to Cape Fear Valley Hospital.

He was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, police said. No charges have been filed, and no other information was released.