A 14-year-old Honesdale boy was life-flighted to a hospital after riding his bicycle into the path of a vehicle in Honesdale, Tuesday night.


A 14-year-old Honesdale boy was life-flighted to a hospital after riding his bicycle into the path of a vehicle in Honesdale, Tuesday night.

Honesdale Borough Police Lt. Witt and Ptlm Rosler report the boy was injured at the intersection of Riverside Dr. and Cottage St. just after 7 pm on June 23.

The boy and his brother were riding their bikes from Cottage St and onto Riverside Dr. when the boy failed to stop for the stop sign and rode into the path of a 2009 Ford Escape being driven by Jamie Fogg of Honesdale who was traveling north on Riverside Dr., according to police.

The juvenile first struck the passenger front fender area, then the windshield and rolled off to the passenger side of the vehicle. He was wearing a bicycle helmet.

The juvenile was taken to a staging area where he awaited a life-flight to Geisinger Hospital, Wilkes-Barre for treatment.