9-year-old boy fatally struck by motorist on LI

May 13, 2011 4:48:22 AM PDT
Police say a 9-year-old boy riding his bicycle was killed after he was struck by a teen driver who drove onto the sidewalk while making a wide turn.

Andrew Burrous and his mother, 49-year-old Kathy Burrous, were struck around 6:20 p.m. Thursday on Martha Terrace in Floral Park.

The boy was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

His mother was treated for minor injuries at the hospital and released.

The 16-year-old driver and her mother, who was a passenger in the car, were not injured.

Police say no charges were filed.

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