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Teen Cyclist Hospitalized After Crash With Truck In Suffolk County

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KINGS PARK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Suffolk County Police are investigating a motor vehicle crash that left a 16-year-old bicyclist in serious condition Sunday.

Police say Brian Simmons, 21, of Kings Park, was driving his 2008 Chevrolet pickup truck west on Meadow Road when his vehicle struck a teen riding a bicycle near Magellan Drive at approximately 10 a.m.

The bicyclist, Jonathan Tully, 16, of Kings Park suffered a head injury and was transported to Stony Brook University Medical Center by Suffolk County Police helicopter.

Tully was admitted in stable but guarded condition.

The Chevrolet was impounded for a safety check and the investigation is continuing.

Detectives ask anyone who may have witnessed this crash to contact the Fourth Squad at 631-854-8452.

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