THOROLD – Niagara Regional Police have released a video showing a 13-year-old boy being struck by a pickup truck in Thorold in late May seeking public assistance to identify the hit-and-run driver.
The incident happened on May 30 around 5:45 p.m.
Police say the victim and a friend were riding their bicycles across an intersection near the Allanburg Bridge on Highway 20 and Centre Street.
A pickup truck passed a stationary line of traffic stopped for a red light and in doing so struck the victim’s bicycle and knocking him to the ground.
The boy, who was wearing a helmet, sustained minor injuries.
The driver of the pickup trick did not stop to aid the boy.
Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at 905-688-4111 ext 4233 or Niagara Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.