As reported by various new sources:
A 17-year-old Prospect Park youth riding a bicycle died after being hit by a car in Glenolden yesterday afternoon, police said.
The accident on South Avenue near Linwood Circle was reported at 12:27 p.m., Glenolden Police Chief Michael Donohue said. The boy, whose name was not released, was struck by a 2006 Toyota Scion driven by a 71-year-old Springfield man. The teen was riding in the opposite direction and was hit when he tried to cross the road. The driver did not leave the scene.
The teen died at Crozer-Chester Medical Center. The accident was being investigated by the Southeastern Delaware County Crash Team.
Update - The victim has been identified as William James Bradley V
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