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13-year-old boy fatally pinned by stolen SUV in Harlem

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Posted at 3:57 PM, Mar 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-15 15:57:55-04

HARLEM, Manhattan — A 13-year-old boy was fatally pinned by a stolen SUV in Harlem on Saturday night, police said.

He was a passenger in the Nissan Pathfinder, officials said. The 15-year-old driver, who was also hospitalized, was arrested on charges of grand larceny, criminal possession of stolen property and unauthorized use of a vehicle.

The driver ignored a red light and made a left onto Morningside Avenue from 116th Street, police said. Both teens exited the SUV while it was still moving. The Pathfinder hit a parked Ford Fiesta, then flipped, pinning the 13-year-old boy.

The NYPD has not released any additional identifying information.