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Teen bicyclist airlifted to hospital after being struck by vehicle in northwest Harris County, sheriff says

A teen bicyclist was struck by a vehicle in northwest Harris County on Feb. 13, 2020.
A teen bicyclist was struck by a vehicle in northwest Harris County on Feb. 13, 2020. (KPRC)

HOUSTON – A teen bicyclist was airlifted to a hospital for treatment after being struck by a vehicle in a northwest Harris County neighborhood Thursday evening, according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez.

Gonzalez tweeted at 5:05 p.m. that deputies were at 14200 Philippine Street near Windfern Road after the teenager was struck.

The boy, who Gonzalez said was approximately 15 years old, was taken by LifeFlight to a hospital for treatment of his injuries.

It is unclear if the driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene. Investigations are ongoing.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.


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