Teen Bicyclist Dies Days After Hit-and-Run Driver Strikes Him in Queens
Queens, NYC – A 16-year-old bicyclist died days after a hit-and-run driver of a Toyota Camry struck him on College Point Boulevard near 18th Avenue at around 9:30 p.m. on June 4. The Corona teen sustained head injuries and was taken to NYC & Health/Jacobi Hospital, where he was pronounced dead three days later.
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