Richmond, TX – 14-Year-Old Killed In Bike Crash With Pickup On W. Airport Blvd
Richmond, TX (June 26, 2019) – On June 21, just before noon, Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office reported to the scene of an incident at the intersection of West Airport Blvd and Novar Gardens Avenue.
Reports from the scene indicate that a 14-year-old boy was crossing the roadway on a bicycle when he was struck by a pickup truck. The boy sustained serious injuries and was transported via PHI Air Med to Texas Medical Center.
Authorities later reported that the teenager succumbed to his injuries sustained in the collision.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost his or her life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Accidents In Texas
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