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Driver hits teen bicyclist in Brooklyn, flees scene, NYPD says

The driver of the white minivan fled after

The driver of the white minivan fled after the vehicle struck a 16-year-old girl who was riding her bike in East Flatbush on June 10, 2017, police said. Photo Credit: NYPD

Police are looking for the driver of a white minivan who hit a 16-year-old bicyclist and fled the scene in Brooklyn in June.

The driver struck the bicyclist, a 16-year-old girl, at the intersection of East 39th Street and Farragut Road in East Flatbush at about 11:15 a.m. on June 10, police said.

The driver continued down East 39th Street, leaving the girl lying on the road, video surveillance shows.

The girl was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at Kings Country Hospital Center, cops said.

Video of the accident was released by the NYPD on Tuesday.



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