Teen critical after being hit by truck

FHP: Teen riding bike hit by truck in Brevard County


BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating an accident that left a teen in critical condition.

The accident happened around 7 p.m. Friday at Dairy Road and Bunker Hill Court.

Troopers said 18-year-old Corey Austin was driving his pickup truck west on Dairy Road.

Christopher McDonald, 15, was heading west on Bunker Hill Road on his bike when we went through the stop sign and into the path of Austin, according to FHP.

McDonald was taken to Arnold Palmer Hospital in Orlando and was listed in critical condition, authorities said.

Troopers said the accident is still under investigation and charges are pending.