17-Year-Old Bicyclist Suffers Serious Head Injuries After Car Accident

A 17-year-old township youth suffered serious injuries after he was struck by a car while riding a bicycle on Bennington Parkway.

Police said that the youth was riding near Central Avenue before 2:30 p.m. when he was hit by a 2018 Nissan Rogue driven by Dipen Patel, 33, of North Brunswick.

Police said the youth suffered serious head injuries.

The accident is under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Cpl. Michael Deutchman of the Franklin Township Police Department’s Traffic Safety Bureau at 732-873-5533 extension 3110 or at michael.deutchman@franklinnj.gov.


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