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.
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