Teen skateboarder hit by car in Brooklyn

March 22, 2014 4:56:42 PM PDT
A teenager is in critical condition after he was hit by a car while skateboarding in the Brownsville area of Brooklyn Saturday morning.

According to police, the 16-year-old was heading east on Willmohr Street around 8 a.m. when he was hit by a Nissan Sentra heading south on 98th Street. The victim suffered head trauma and was taken to Kings County Hospital where he is now in critical condition.

Police are investigating, but it does not appear to be a criminal case.