HED: Boy, 16, dies when truck hits his bicycle

CATEGORY: CAC Car Accidents

AUTHOR: STAFF

HED: Boy, 16, dies when truck hits his bicycle

PLANTERSVILLE – A 16-year-old boy died Saturday afternoon when his bicycle was struck by a truck.

Timothy L. Pugh was hit while riding along Lee County Road 814 in Plantersville.

The accident occurred about 2:51 p.m., according to reports with the Mississippi Highway Patrol’s New Albany troop.

No information was immediately available from the Lee County Sheriff’s Department, which worked the accident, on the driver of the truck or whether any charges were pending in the accident.