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    Teen struck by car while riding bicycle in Brockton

    A 15-year-old boy suffered minor injuries when he was hit by a car while riding his bicycle in Brockton Thursday afternoon, a fire official said.

    The boy was struck by the vehicle shortly after 4 p.m. near the intersection of West Elm Street and Morse Avenue, said Brockton Fire Captain Jeff Marchetti.

    The driver of the vehicle stopped, Marchetti said. The fire captain did not have any details on the driver, and did not know if the driver was charged in the incident.


    The boy was taken to Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton with minor injuries, Marchetti said.

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    The fire captain did not know the cause of the crash.

    Brockton police could not immediately comment on the accident.

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