PD: Teen riding scooter in Chandler crash dies - East Valley Tribune: Chandler

PD: Teen riding scooter in Chandler crash dies

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Posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013 12:24 pm

Police say a 15-year-old boy riding a scooter has died after he was hit by a truck in Chandler Monday night.

The incident happened around 7:40 p.m. on Monday near Arizona Avenue and Knox Road.

Chandler police spokesman Seth Tyler said the teen was struck by the southbound truck while crossing Arizona Avenue.

Tyler said the boy was crossing the street with a group of other juveniles who all made it safely across the street.

According to Tyler, witnesses said the truck entered the intersection on a green light.

Authorities said speed or impairment do not appear to be a factor at this time.

No charges will be filed against the driver.

The victims' name has not been released at this time.

Stay with abc15.com for updates.

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