Skateboarding 16-year-old dead after being hit by car

Posted at 10:55 AM, Sep 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-04 10:55:58-04

A 16-year-old died after being hit by a car while he was skateboarding, according to police. 

On Sunday, police were called to Devilbiss Bridge Road after reports of a Ford truck hitting a teen. 

Police say Austin Shipe was driving his truck west bound on Devilbiss Bridge Road at Heritage Farm Park Road when he hit a 16-year-old skateboarding. 

The 16-year-old was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. 

His name has not been released.