Editor’s Note: The story has been corrected to say that Mcstowe is a student at Potential Development.
AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – A teen boy from Austintown was seriously hurt Tuesday after he was hit by a car while on his bicycle.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol said the accident happened around 4:45 p.m. on Pembrook Road, west of Orkney Street.
Nathan Mcstowe, 16, was pulling out of a driveway on his bike when an SUV heading down the road hit him, according to Highway Patrol.
Troopers said Mcstowe was not wearing a helmet.
According to the boy’s family, he is on life support. He is in the ICU at Akron Children’s Hospital.
The driver of the SUV was not hurt.
Mcstowe is a student at the Potential Development.