- Associated Press - Thursday, December 7, 2017

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. (AP) - A 13-year-old boy was killed when a pick-up truck driven by an 85-year-old man struck him as he rode his bicycle on Highway 99S near Cottage Grove.

The teen killed Wednesday has not been publicly identified. The driver of the truck is cooperating with police and has not been charged in the crash.

Highway 99S was closed for three hours while the Oregon State Police investigated.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide