Boy hit by pickup in Matthews

MATTHEWS, NC (WBTV) - Police in Matthews are investigating after a 15-year-old boy was hit by a pickup truck Sunday night.

It happened around 8:00pm at the intersection of Fullwood Road and Trade Street.

Neighbors say the teenager was visiting a friend's house to say goodbye before he moved away tomorrow.

He left on his bike and that's when neighbors say they heard the crash. Police say its unlikely the driver will be found at fault.

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