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Brentwood Bicyclist Critical After Hit-and-Run


Police Car Lights - GOOD.JPGSuffolk police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that left a Brentwood teen in critical condition Saturday night.

A 13-year-old bicyclist was crossing Carleton Avenue at Spur Drive when he was struck by a light-colored mini van or SUV at 4:45 p.m. The driver then fled.

The victim was transported by a Suffolk County Police helicopter to Stony Brook University Medical Center in Stony Brook where he is listed in critical condition with injuries to his face and head.


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Two other bicyclists riding with the victim were not injured. The investigation is continuing.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about this incident to call the Third Squad at 631-854-8352 call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.

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