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14-year-old fatally struck by SUV while riding bicycle in Nassau County

Posted: 8:58 PM, Jan 12, 2020
Updated: 2020-01-13 04:41:19-05
Nassau County police

OCEANSIDE, NY — A 14-year-old boy riding his bicycle was fatally struck by an SUV in Oceanside on Sunday evening, police said.

The teen, who has not yet been identified, was crossing Daly Boulevard near Long Beach Road when he was hit by a 2020 Chevrolet Equinox around 5 p.m., officials said.

The teen was rushed to a local hospital for treatment, officials said. He died about an hour after he was struck.

The driver of the SUV remained at the scene, police said. His SUV was brake and safety checked.