Child Injured in Hit-and-Run While Riding Bike in New Bedford

July 5th, 2022

NEW BEDFORD, MA – A child was hospitalized after being struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle on Dean Street Monday afternoon.

The New Bedford Guide reports the accident occurred close to 1:30 in the afternoon when an SUV struck a child riding a bicycle.

The child was taken to Hasbro Children’s Hospital to be treated. The severity of the injuries was not publicly disclosed.

New Bedford Police allege that the driver did not have a proper driver’s license.

This is a developing story. Details may be updated as information becomes available.


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Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Thursday, July 7, 2022