Boy dies after being struck by teen driver

April 29, 2008 5:07:04 PM PDT
A 12-year-old boy on a bike was struck and killed in Martinez Tuesday afternoon.

Martinez police say the boy was crossing Alhambra Avenue when he was hit by a car with a 16-year-old girl behind the wheel. There is no word yet on who was at fault.

Police say the boy was wearing a helmet.

The teenage driver was questioned by police at the scene, but has not been taken into custody.