13-Year-Old Struck by Car While Biking in Pepperell, Mass. - NECN

13-Year-Old Struck by Car While Biking in Pepperell, Mass.

The boy suffered what are believed to be life-threatening injuries, police said

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    Boy Hit by Car Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries

    A 13-year-old boy was transported to a Worcester hospital with life-threatening injuries after a car struck him while he was riding his bike. (Published Sunday, June 30, 2019)

    A 13-year-old boy was struck by a car while riding his bike in Pepperell, Massachusetts Sunday night.

    According to police, they responded to a report of a pedestrian brash involving a child on Shawnee Road around 7:15 p.m. Sunday.

    Officers discovered a 13-year-old boy, who was wearing a helmet, had been struck by a Chevrolet Malibu sedan.

    The boy was transported to Nashoba Valley Medical Center in Ayer before being flown to UMass Medical Center in Worcester.

    The boy suffered what are believed to be life-threatening injuries, police said.

    The driver, a 62-year-old Pepperell man, stayed at the scene and cooperated with police.

    There were no other injuries as a result of the crash.

    The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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