McAllen Bicyclist Killed by Teen Driver
POSTED: Monday, March 9, 2009 - 8:31am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:32pm
In McAllen, a bicyclist is dead after getting hit by a pick-up truck.
According to McAllen police, 18 year-old Mission resident, Luis Flores, was driving on the 1200 block of Dove Avenue around 9:30 Thursday night. 43 year-old Reda Abdelhak attempted to cross the street on his bike and was hit by the truck driven by a teen. The teen driver took off but later called police to report the accident and the bicyclist was taken to the hospital and later died.
Flores is charged with an accident involving injury or death and his bond is set at $2,500 dollars.