Teen riding bicycle hospitalized after hitting semi in Longwood

16-year-old was riding bicycle with no brakes, police say

Author: Michelle Dendy, ClickOrlando.com Web Editor, mdendy@clickorlando.com
Published On: Nov 21 2013 04:34:10 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 21 2013 06:35:06 PM EST
LONGWOOD, Fla. -

A 16-year-old riding a bicycle has been taken to the hospital after police say he ran into the side of a semi truck on Thursday.

Police said the teen was riding a bike with no brakes and hit the side of the truck on State Road 434 and Wilma Road.

The teen was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center in stable and alert condition.

Police said it is an ongoing investigation, however, the driver of the truck will most likely not be cited.