Boy riding bike struck by MTA bus in Brooklyn

August 26, 2013 3:35:23 AM PDT
An 11-year-old boy was seriously hurt after when he was hit by an MTA bus in Brooklyn.

The incident happened at the intersection of Crescent Street and Welden Street in Cypress Hills about 5:15 p.m. Sunday.

The boy, who was riding his bide at the time, was rushed to Brookdale Hospital. He is listed in serious condition at New York Presbyterian Columbia Hospital, and he is expected to survive.

He was identified as Syncire Nickens.

Police did not file any charges, and no criminality is suspected.