14-Year-Old Boy Dies after Elk Grove Bicycle Crash on Whitelock Parkway
Elk Grove, California (October 18, 2020) – Authorities are investigating a Saturday afternoon bicycle accident that killed a 14-year-old boy in Elk Grove.
The accident happened at about 3:19 p.m., on October 17, on Whitelock Parkway.
According to the police, the 14-year-old boy was riding his bicycle across the street inside a pedestrian crosswalk when a vehicle struck him.
The teen was transported to a local hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
The driver involved remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.
Alcohol or drugs were not suspected of having played a role in the mishap.
Further details regarding the accident were not immediately available.
An investigation into the collision is underway.